char - definition and synonyms


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present tense
present participlecharring
past tensecharred
past participlecharred
  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive] if something chars or is charred, it is burnt until its outer surface becomes black

    Cook the peppers under a hot grill until the skin chars.

  2. 2
    [intransitive] British old-fashioned to clean a building, especially someone’s house, as your job
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