Definition of TORRIFY

  • to subject to fire or intense heat; parch, roast, or scorch
  • to dry or parch (drugs) with heat
  • to roast, as metallic ores
  • to torrefy (to subject to intense heat) [v TORRIFIED, TORRIFIES, TORRIFYING]
  • to subject to intense heat, also TORREFY [v TORRIFIED, TORRIFYING, TORRIFIES]