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Nyukisa - Melt. Smelt. Making something glow

Nyukisa is a Xitsonga word meaning "Melt. Smelt. Making something glow" in English. Item has no rating. Help improve content quality by rating below.

Definition of melt
- Melt n : the process whereby heat changes something from a solid to a liquid; "the power failure caused a refrigerator melt that was a disaster"; "the thawing of a frozen turkey takes several hours" [syn: {thaw}, {thawing}, {melting}] v
- Reduce or cause to be reduced from a solid to a liquid state, usually by heating; "melt butter"; "melt down gold"; "The wax melted in the sun" [syn: {run}, {melt down}]
- Become or cause to become soft or liquid; "The sun melted the ice"; "the ice thawed"; "the ice cream melted"; "The heat melted the wax"; "The giant iceberg dissolved over the years during the global warming phase"; "dethaw the meat" [syn: {dissolve}, {thaw}, {unfreeze}, {unthaw}, {dethaw}]
- Become more relaxed, easygoing, or genial; "With age, he mellowed" [syn: {mellow}, {mellow out}]
- Lose its distinct outline or shape; blend gradually; "Hundreds of actors were melting into the scene" [syn: {meld}]
- Become less clearly visible or distinguishable; disappear gradually or seemingly; "The scene begins to fade"; "The tree trunks are melting into the forest at dusk" [syn: {fade}]
- Become less intense and fade away gradually; "her resistance melted under his charm" [syn: {disappear}] [also: {molten}]
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