charcoal
Pronunciation
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈtʃɑː.kəʊl/
  • (GA) IPA: /ˈtʃɑɹ.koʊl/
Noun

charcoal (uncountable)

  1. (countable, uncountable) Impure carbon obtained by destructive distillation of wood or other organic matter, that is to say, heating it in the absence of oxygen.
  2. (countable) A stick of black carbon material used for drawing.
  3. (countable) A drawing made with charcoal.
  4. A very dark gray colour.
     
Translations Translations Translations
  • Russian: угольный
Adjective

charcoal

  1. Of a dark gray colour.
  2. Made of charcoal.
Related terms Translations Verb

charcoal (charcoals, present participle charcoaling; past and past participle charcoaled)

  1. To draw with charcoal.
  2. To cook over charcoal.



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