scorching

Definitions of scorching
1

adj hot and dry enough to burn or parch a surface

scorching heat”
Synonyms:
hot
used of physical heat; having a high or higher than desirable temperature or giving off heat or feeling or causing a sensation of heat or burning

adv capable of causing burns

“it was scorching hot”

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