Definition of 'ember'
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Now, he had to breathe fire into the embers one last time. Times, Sunday Times (2016)When he came back he fanned the embers of his fire again and warmed himself. Fairy Tales (1812)Hair from them was found in the embers of a fire the gang lit under a tree. The Sun (2008)The opening episode sees all three men trying to either find love or keep its dying embers burning. The Sun (2014)There's life still in the embers of the fire. Somewhere East of Life (1994)Remember, the secret to cooking on a fire is a nice glowing bed of embers. The Sun (2014)Of an encouraging local atmosphere, there was none until the embers were being stoked. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Suddenly you smell a fire, and soon you see that there are smouldering embers all around you. The Sun (2016)Simple, lilting melodies that cut the conversation dead and had the hardest of men staring deep into the glowing embers. Man of Honour (2007)If it burnt more quickly, the glowing embers might reach her skin and wake her in time to save herself. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Yet the embers were smouldering. Times, Sunday Times (2011)His eyes flew open and he stared for a long time into the glowing embers of the fire, reluctant to close them again. THE WOLF AND THE DOVEThe skin, thick with a layer of muscle, is thrown on the embers of a fire. Times, Sunday Times (2012)By that time I'd crossed a lot of railway tracks and the fervour of pursuit had been reduced to smouldering embers. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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