[ chahr-ee ]
/ ˈtʃɑr i /
adjective, char·ri·er, char·ri·est.
of, like, or covered with charcoal.
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Which of the following animal names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
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Example sentences from the Web for charry
And then there was a charry smell in the air, and a slender feather of smoke floated up from a second-story window.The Gentleman From Indiana|Booth Tarkington
I spurred Charry forward, and down we plunged into the water, without the slightest thought of what was to follow.Confessions Of Con Cregan|Charles James Lever