Examples of cinder in a Sentence
Cinders from the campfire floated through the air.
Recent Examples of cinder from the Web
The woman was set free after firefighters got into an adjoining cell and used a flathead ax to knock out two cinder blocks of a wall between the cells.
An X-ray scanner sits in an otherwise empty treatment room, surrounded by dirty-white cinder-block walls.
A 19-year-old driver crashed through a cinder block wall after being shot at on Norfolk Street in Hartford Wednesday morning, police said.
Four floors above a dull cinder-block lobby in a nondescript building at the Ohio State University, the doors of a slow-moving elevator open on an unexpectedly futuristic 10,000-square-foot laboratory bristling with technology.
Music venue is a kind description for an inhospitable cinder-block building that made customers shiver in the winter and sweat in the summer.
The victim’s life is coming to a vicious, painful end while the victimizer’s mind is put at ease as his fears are quelled and ego is secured by annihilating this man, woman or child into cinder for breaking a law, whether written or not.
His house, a sturdy cinder-block structure, was built 17 years ago and did not suffer much structural damage.
Steely Dan was quickly establishing themselves as one-of-a-kind smartypants writers who could still burn a rock venue to cinders with their guitar solos.
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Origin and Etymology of cinder
First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
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