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ashes

plural noun

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the portion or bits of something left over or behind after it has been destroyed
  • a new and more splendid city was built on the ashes of the old

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ashes

verb
present tense third-person singular of ash

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“Ashes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ashes. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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