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charverb

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

charnoun [C]

uk   /tʃɑːr/ us   /tʃɑːr/ UK old-fashioned informal
→  charwoman
(Definition of char from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “char”
in Spanish chamuscar, carbonizar…
in Vietnamese cháy xém…
in Malaysian terbakar…
in Thai เผาไหม้จนเป็นถ่าน…
in French carboniser…
in German verkohlen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 烧焦, (把…)烧焦,烧黑…
in Indonesian membakar hangus…
in Chinese (Traditional) 燒焦, (把…)燒焦,燒黑…
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