There are 2 translations of char in Spanish:

char1

Pronunciation: /tʃɑːr; tʃɑː(r)/

vt (-rr-)

vi (-rr-)

  • 1 [wood] carbonizarse* charred remains restos (masculine plural) carbonizados or calcinados
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    • The painted wood was charring, burning, sinking slowly in and the last Stars and Stripes flying in the sun was gradually fading in the heat.
    • The edges burned first, immediately charring at the edges and then working its way inward.
    • The fires from the orphanage did burn true even though the wood had charred and foundations crumbled.
  • 2 (do cleaning work) (British English/inglés británico) trabajar haciendo limpiezas
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    • She charred for a princess and then became a hippie.
    • She charred for Jewish families (picking up some Yiddish as she did) and the day of her death she had earned 6d cleaning at her lodging house.
    • Her mother had gone out charring for a few hours a day for long periods.

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Word of the day amnistiar
vt
to grant an amnesty to …
Cultural fact of the day

Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.

There are 2 translations of char in Spanish:

char2

n

(British English/inglés británico)
  • 2 uncountable/no numerable (tea) [colloquial, dated/familiar, anticuado] (masculine)
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    • Agnes, our char who comes in once a week and transforms our household chaos into sparkling order, is also a whiz at the sewing machine.
    • Agnes, I should explain, is our char who comes twice weekly to make the house sparkle.
    • The film's central character Vera Drake played by Imelda Staunton, who was nominated for a rash of best actress awards, is a char whose concern for her family and neighbours is the driving force of her life.
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    • Afterwards, we sipped chai in one of the tea stalls which had sprung up in the outer cloisters of the temple.
    • Now I have seen many things in my short life and even spent a couple of nights in the Amazon Jungle trying to cook a kebab with a lighter but the sales are another cup of chai altogether.
    • This sustained us, along with the countless cups of sweet chai and herb-infused omelettes delivered by the boys at every station.

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Word of the day amnistiar
vt
to grant an amnesty to …
Cultural fact of the day

Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.