Definitions for scorched
adust, baked, parched, scorched, sunbaked(adj)
dried out by heat or excessive exposure to sunlight
"a vast desert all adust"; "land lying baked in the heat"; "parched soil"; "the earth was scorched and bare"; "sunbaked salt flats"
having everything destroyed so nothing is left salvageable by an enemy
"Sherman's scorched earth policy"
Dried, damaged or burnt by exposure to sunlight or heat.