burn to a cinder

Definition of burn to a cinder

:to completely destroy by fire
  • The house was burned to a cinder.

Word by Word Definitions

burn play
  1. : creek

  1. : to consume fuel and give off heat, light, and gases

  2. : to undergo combustion

  3. : to contain a fire

  1. : an act, process, instance, or result of burning: such as

  2. : injury or damage resulting from exposure to fire, heat, caustics, electricity, or certain radiations

  3. : a burned area

cinder play
  1. : the slag from a metal furnace : dross

  2. : ashes

  3. : a fragment of ash


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