Synonyms of char
scorchTo scorch something means to burn it slightly.
• The bomb scorched the side of the building.
searTo sear something means to burn its surface with a sudden intense heat.
• Grass fires have seared the land.
singeIf you singe something or if it singes, it burns very slightly and changes colour but does not catch fire.
• Her hair was singed and her anorak was burnt.
Thesaurus for char from the Collins English Thesaurus
to burn or be burned partially, esp so as to blacken the surface; scorch