Definition of burn to a cinder
- The house was burned to a cinder.
: to consume fuel and give off heat, light, and gases
: to undergo combustion
: to contain a fire
: an act, process, instance, or result of burning: such as
: injury or damage resulting from exposure to fire, heat, caustics, electricity, or certain radiations
: a burned area
: the slag from a metal furnace : dross
: a fragment of ash
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