char 1 of 2

British

char

2 of 2

verb

as in to scorch
to burn on the surface I'd like my hamburger charred, but not cooked through

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“Char.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/char. Accessed 18 Jun. 2024.

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