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char

noun, British

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  1. a female domestic servant a busy executive who leaves most of the cooking and cleaning to the char Synonyms biddy, maid [British], charwoman, handmaiden (also handmaid), house girl, housekeeper, housemaid, maidservant, skivvy [British], wenchRelated Words attendant, chambermaid; abigail, lady-in-waiting, maid-in-waiting; au pair, nursemaid; domestic, menial; amah, ayah


char

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of char

  1. to burn on the surface I'd like my hamburger charred, but not cooked through Synonyms scorch, sear, singeRelated Words fire, ignite, inflame (also enflame), kindle, light; bake, cremate, incinerate; scald, scathe


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