verb (used without object), melt·ed, melt·ed or mol·ten, melt·ing.
verb (used with object), melt·ed, melt·ed or mol·ten, melt·ing.
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“Even though the surface temperature is very low,” Ojha says, “because of these heat-producing elements that are undoubtedly present in any rocky planet, it would create enough heat to create a melt and you could potentially have a deep biosphere.”The most life-friendly places on ancient Mars were deep below its surface|Kate Baggaley|December 3, 2020|Popular Science
The year 2020 has not been good to many things, but it has been very, very good to the tuna melt.
Human actions are altering the climate 170 times faster than natural forces, bringing about extreme weather, warming oceans, ice melt, and rising sea levels.
Eighteen months of summer melt when you’re already three grades behind is virtually impossible to come back from.
While the beans are cooling and drying, melt the butter in a saute pan over medium heat.Make Carla Hall’s Crispy Shallot Green Bean Casserole|Carla Hall|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Add chocolate and butter to the bowl and melt, stirring to combine.
The pictures which would melt even the hardest of Republcian hearts were taken at the end of November.
Dessert is a slice of melt-in-your-mouth treacle tart with a dollop of perfectly tart clotted cream.
Melt butter and marshmallow in big stock pot then add puffed rice cereal.Epic Meal Empire’s Meat Monstrosities: From the Bacon Spider to the Cinnabattleship|Harley Morenstein|July 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
From the said mixture, although they tried it several times, it was impossible to fuse or melt the said ore.
O that thou wouldst rend the heavens, and wouldst come down: the mountains would melt away at thy presence.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
I feel all untied in a place like this; the rigidity of one's nature begins to melt and flow.Three More John Silence Stories|Algernon Blackwood
In his later years he must often have wished his “too too solid flesh would melt,” for it had become a heavy burden.
The anger and indignation Jess had felt began to melt before this apology and the ladys frank manner.The Girls of Central High on the Stage|Gertrude W. Morrison
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verb melts, melting, melted, melted or molten (ˈməʊltən)
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In addition to the idiom beginning with melt
- melt in one's mouth
- butter wouldn't melt