Definition of TORREFY

  • to subject to fire or intense heat; parch, roast, or scorch
  • to dry or parch (drugs) with heat
  • to roast, as metallic ores
  • to subject to intense heat [v TORREFIED, TORREFIES, TORREFYING]
  • to subject to intense heat, also TORRIFY [v TORREFIED, TORREFYING, TORREFIES]