Dry; withered; no longer green; -- applied to leaves.
- To char, scorch, or burn the surface of with or as if with a hot instrument. See Synonyms at burn1.
- To cause to dry up and wither.
- To become withered or dried up.
- A condition, such as a scar, produced by searing.
- The catch in a gunlock that keeps the hammer halfcocked or fully cocked.
- Variant of sere1.