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adjective black·ened \-kənd\

Simple Definition of blackened

  • of food : coated with a mixture of hot spices and fried over very high heat

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of blackened

  1. :  coated with a mixture of spices (as garlic powder and cayenne pepper) and fried over extremely high heat

Examples of blackened in a sentence

  1. <the church's blackened ceiling is the result of centuries of candle smoke>



1979

First Known Use of blackened

1979



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