Translation of "charcoal" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈtʃɑː.kəʊl/ us /ˈtʃɑːr.koʊl/

a hard, black substance similar to coal that can be used as fuel or, in the form of sticks, as something to draw with

carbón vegetal, carboncillo
charcoal for the barbecue
I prefer sketching in charcoal to pencil.
a charcoal drawing
The uniform is charcoal (grey) (= dark grey) and red.

(Translation of “charcoal” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈtʃaːkəul/

the black part of partly burned wood etc, used as fuel and for drawing.

carbón, carbón vegetal
She learnt how to draw with charcoal.

(Translation of “charcoal” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)