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char·coal

 (chär′kōl′)
n.
1. A black, porous, carbonaceous material, 85 to 98 percent carbon, produced by the destructive distillation of wood and used as a fuel, filter, and adsorbent.
2.
a. A drawing pencil or crayon made from this material.
b. A drawing executed with such a pencil or crayon.
3. A dark grayish brown to black or dark purplish gray.
tr.v. char·coaled, char·coal·ing, char·coals
1. To draw, write, or blacken with a black, carbonaceous material.
2. To charbroil.

[Middle English charcol : char (perhaps from Old French charbon, from Latin carbō; see carbon) + col, charcoal, coal; see coal.]

charcoal

(ˈtʃɑːˌkəʊl)
n
1. (Elements & Compounds) a black amorphous form of carbon made by heating wood or other organic matter in the absence of air: used as a fuel, in smelting metal ores, in explosives, and as an absorbent. See activated carbon
2. (Art Terms) a stick or pencil of this for drawing
3. (Art Terms) a drawing done in charcoal
4. (Colours) short for charcoal grey
vb
(Art Terms) (tr) to write, draw, or blacken with charcoal
[C14: from char (origin obscure) + coal]

char•coal

(ˈtʃɑrˌkoʊl)

n.
1. the carbonaceous material obtained by heating an organic substance, as wood, in the absence of air.
2. a drawing pencil of charcoal.
3. a drawing made with charcoal.
v.t.
4. to draw or blacken with charcoal.
5. to cook over a charcoal fire, esp. on a grill.
[1300–50; Middle English charcole]
char′coal′y, adj.

char·coal

(chär′kōl′)
A black porous form of carbon produced by heating wood or bone in little or no air. Charcoal is used as a fuel, for drawing, and in air and water filters.

charcoal


Past participle: charcoaled
Gerund: charcoaling

Imperative
charcoal
charcoal
Present
I charcoal
you charcoal
he/she/it charcoals
we charcoal
you charcoal
they charcoal
Preterite
I charcoaled
you charcoaled
he/she/it charcoaled
we charcoaled
you charcoaled
they charcoaled
Present Continuous
I am charcoaling
you are charcoaling
he/she/it is charcoaling
we are charcoaling
you are charcoaling
they are charcoaling
Present Perfect
I have charcoaled
you have charcoaled
he/she/it has charcoaled
we have charcoaled
you have charcoaled
they have charcoaled
Past Continuous
I was charcoaling
you were charcoaling
he/she/it was charcoaling
we were charcoaling
you were charcoaling
they were charcoaling
Past Perfect
I had charcoaled
you had charcoaled
he/she/it had charcoaled
we had charcoaled
you had charcoaled
they had charcoaled
Future
I will charcoal
you will charcoal
he/she/it will charcoal
we will charcoal
you will charcoal
they will charcoal
Future Perfect
I will have charcoaled
you will have charcoaled
he/she/it will have charcoaled
we will have charcoaled
you will have charcoaled
they will have charcoaled
Future Continuous
I will be charcoaling
you will be charcoaling
he/she/it will be charcoaling
we will be charcoaling
you will be charcoaling
they will be charcoaling
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been charcoaling
you have been charcoaling
he/she/it has been charcoaling
we have been charcoaling
you have been charcoaling
they have been charcoaling
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been charcoaling
you will have been charcoaling
he/she/it will have been charcoaling
we will have been charcoaling
you will have been charcoaling
they will have been charcoaling
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been charcoaling
you had been charcoaling
he/she/it had been charcoaling
we had been charcoaling
you had been charcoaling
they had been charcoaling
Conditional
I would charcoal
you would charcoal
he/she/it would charcoal
we would charcoal
you would charcoal
they would charcoal
Past Conditional
I would have charcoaled
you would have charcoaled
he/she/it would have charcoaled
we would have charcoaled
you would have charcoaled
they would have charcoaled
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.charcoal - a carbonaceous material obtained by heating wood or other organic matter in the absence of aircharcoal - a carbonaceous material obtained by heating wood or other organic matter in the absence of air
atomic number 6, carbon, C - an abundant nonmetallic tetravalent element occurring in three allotropic forms: amorphous carbon and graphite and diamond; occurs in all organic compounds
fuel - a substance that can be consumed to produce energy; "more fuel is needed during the winter months"; "they developed alternative fuels for aircraft"
2.charcoal - a stick of black carbon material used for drawing
writing implement - an implement that is used to write
3.charcoal - a very dark grey color
gray, grayness, greyness, grey - a neutral achromatic color midway between white and black
4.charcoal - a drawing made with a stick of black carbon material
drawing - a representation of forms or objects on a surface by means of lines; "drawings of abstract forms"; "he did complicated pen-and-ink drawings like medieval miniatures"
Verb1.charcoal - draw, trace, or represent with charcoal
artistic creation, artistic production, art - the creation of beautiful or significant things; "art does not need to be innovative to be good"; "I was never any good at art"; "he said that architecture is the art of wasting space beautifully"
draw - represent by making a drawing of, as with a pencil, chalk, etc. on a surface; "She drew an elephant"; "Draw me a horse"
Adj.1.charcoal - of a very dark grey
achromatic, neutral - having no hue; "neutral colors like black or white"
Translations
فَحْمٌ نَباتيفَحْمٌ نَبَاتِيّ
dřevěné uhlíuhel
trækul
lignokarbo
puuhiiliantrasiittihiilihiilipiirros
ugljen
faszénrajzszénszénrajz
arang
viîarkol; teiknikol
木炭
carbo
medžio anglis
kokogle
drevené uhlie
träkol
ถ่าน
than củi

charcoal

[ˈtʃɑːkəʊl]
A. Ncarbón m vegetal (Art) → carboncillo m
B. CPD charcoal drawing Ndibujo m al carbón or al carboncillo

charcoal

[ˈtʃɑːrkəʊl] ncharbon m de bois
a piece of charcoal → un morceau de charboncharcoal-grey [ˌtʃɑːrkəʊlˈgreɪ]
adjgris foncé inv, (gris) anthracite inv

charcoal

nHolzkohle f; (= drawing)Kohlezeichnung f; (= pencil)Kohle (→ stift m) f

charcoal

:
charcoal-burner
n (= person)Köhler m, → Kohlenbrenner m (rare); (= stove)Holzkohlenofen m
charcoal drawing
charcoal grey, (US) charcoal gray
nSchwarzgrau nt
charcoal-grey, (US) charcoal-gray
adjschwarzgrau

charcoal

[ˈtʃɑːkəʊl] ncarbone m di legna; (for sketching) → carboncino

charcoal

(ˈtʃaːkəul) noun
the black part of partly burned wood etc, used as fuel and for drawing.

charcoal

فَحْمٌ نَبَاتِيّ dřevěné uhlí trækul Holzkohle κάρβουνο carbón puuhiili charbon ugljen carbone 木炭 houtskool trekull węgiel drzewny carvão древесный уголь träkol ถ่าน odun kömürü than củi 木炭

char·coal

n. carbón vegetal.

charcoal

n carbón m; activated — carbón activado
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