how to pronounce parch

pɑːɹtʃ

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meanings of parch

verb:

  1. To boil something slowly (Still used in Lancashire in parched peas, a type of mushy peas).
  2. To dry to extremity; to shrivel with heat. The patient's mouth is parched from fever.
  3. To burn the surface of, to scorch.
  4. To become superficially burnt; be become sunburned.
  5. To make very thirsty. We're parched, hon. Could you send up an ale from the cooler?.
  6. To roast, as dry grain.

noun:

  1. The condition of being parched.

words with pronunciation similar to parch

partparchedpartslarcharchpartymarchstarchtorchpeach

words that rhyme with parch

larcharchstarchmarchcornstarch