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Definitions of scorched:
  • adjective:   damaged or discolored by superficial burning:"the scorched blouse tore easily"
  • adjective:   having everything destroyed so nothing is left salvageable by an enemy
    Example: "Sherman's scorched earth policy"
  • adjective:   dried out by heat or excessive exposure to sunlight
    Example: "The earth was scorched and bare"

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