Synonyms for char

Synonyms for (noun) char

Synonyms: char, charr

Definition: any of several small trout-like fish of the genus Salvelinus

Similar words: salmonid

Definition: soft-finned fishes of cold and temperate waters

Synonyms: char, charwoman, cleaning lady, cleaning woman, woman

Definition: a human female employed to do housework

Usage: the char will clean the carpet; I have a woman who comes in four hours a day while I write

Similar words: cleaner

Definition: someone whose occupation is cleaning

Synonyms: char

Definition: a charred substance

Similar words: C, carbon, atomic number 6

Definition: an abundant nonmetallic tetravalent element occurring in three allotropic forms: amorphous carbon and graphite and diamond; occurs in all organic compounds

Synonyms for (verb) char

Synonyms: blacken, char, sear, scorch

Definition: burn slightly and superficially so as to affect color

Usage: The cook blackened the chicken breast; The fire charred the ceiling above the mantelpiece; the flames scorched the ceiling

Similar words: burn

Definition: burn with heat, fire, or radiation

Usage: The iron burnt a hole in my dress

Synonyms: coal, char

Definition: burn to charcoal

Usage: Without a drenching rain, the forest fire will char everything

Similar words: burn, combust

Definition: cause to burn or combust

Usage: The sun burned off the fog; We combust coal and other fossil fuels

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