- 烫 [tàng]
- （灼人） burn; scald:
Be careful not to burn your mouth. 小心别烫痛嘴。
Don't be scalded by boiling water. 别让开水烫着。- （用热水加热或洗） heat up in hot water; warm:
bathe one's feet in hot water; 烫脚
heat wine (by placing in vessel containing hot water) 烫酒- （熨烫） iron; press:
Damp clothes iron [press] easily. 湿衣服容易烫平。- （指烫发） perm:
have one's hair permed; 电烫头发
have a cold wave 冷烫
- （物体温度高） very hot; scalding:
boiling hot water; scalding water; 滚烫的水
This soup is boiling hot! 这汤真烫！
I scorched my shirt when I was ironing it.
Don't touch that dish it's very hot!
The iron's too hot, you'll singe the dress.
Hot coffee can give first-degree burns.
She was scalded when the boiler exploded.
This is an ointment for burns and scalds.
He put some of the cream on his burn.
The artist tooled a pattern onto the cover of the book with a hot needle.