Definition of 'charred'
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He stood before her amidst the ashes of his pride, a charred and broken husk. THE TOUCH OF INNOCENTSGrease ran in caked streams down the front of the range, the burners were charred black. ROSES ARE FOR THE RICHBlackened by the bonfires, the protest banners hung askew between the charred palms. RUSHING TO PARADISE
Trends of 'charred'
Used Occasionally. charred is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'charred'
British English: charred ADJECTIVE
Charred plants, buildings, or vehicles have been badly burnt and have become black because of fire.
...the charred remains of a tank.
Definition of charred from the Collins English Dictionary
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