tinder Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"tinder" in British English

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tindernoun [U]

uk   /ˈtɪn.dər/  us   /-dɚ/
smallpieces of something ​dry that ​burnseasily, used for ​lightingfires: We used some ​drygrass as tinder to ​light the ​campfire. The ​grass is tinder-​dry (= so ​dry that it will ​burneasily), so there's a ​risk of ​fire.
(Definition of tinder from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"tinder" in American English

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tindernoun [U]

 us   /ˈtɪn·dər/
a ​substance that ​burnseasily, such as ​paper or ​thinsticks of ​wood, used to ​lightfires
(Definition of tinder from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “tinder”
in Chinese (Simplified) 火种, 引火物…
in Chinese (Traditional) 火種, 引火物…
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