Meaning of “charred” in the English Dictionary

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"charred" in British English

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charredadjective

uk /tʃɑːd/ us /tʃɑːrd/

burned and black:

charred meat
The charred body of a man was found by police in a burned-out car last night.

(Definition of “charred” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"charred" in American English

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charredadjective

us /tʃɑrd/

burned and made black by fire:

The house was just a pile of charred wreckage.

(Definition of “charred” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)