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char

verb uk   /tʃɑːr/ us    /tʃɑːr/ (-rr-)

char verb (BURN)

[I or T] to burn and become black or to burn something so that it becomes black: Grill the peppers until the skin starts to char.

char verb (CLEAN)

[I] UK old-fashioned to clean and tidy a house or office for payment

char

noun [C] uk   /tʃɑːr/ us    /tʃɑːr/ UK old-fashioned informal
→  charwoman
Translations of “char”
in Spanish chamuscar, carbonizar…
in French carboniser…
in German verkohlen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 燒焦, (把…)燒焦,燒黑…
in Chinese (Simplified) 烧焦, (把…)烧焦,烧黑…
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