chark

[ chahrk ]
/ tʃɑrk /
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noun British Dialect.

verb (used with object)

to char; convert into coke.

Nearby words

  1. charity,
  2. charity begins at home,
  3. charity commissioners,
  4. charity school,
  5. charivari,
  6. charkha,
  7. charlady,
  8. charlatan,
  9. charlatanism,
  10. charlatanry

Origin of chark

1485–95; earlier charke cole, back formation from charcoal

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