blackened

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adjective black·ened \ -kənd \

Definition of blackened

:coated with a mixture of spices (such 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

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First Known Use of blackened

1979


BLACKENED Defined for English Language Learners

blackened

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Definition of blackened for English Language Learners

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



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