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verb heat pronunciation in British English /hiːt/
Word Forms
present tense
present participleheating
past tenseheated
past participleheated
  1. heat


    heat up

    [transitive] to make something hot
    Heat the oil gently in a large frying pan.
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    1. a.
      [intransitive] to become hot
      Is the soup heating?
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