There are 2 translations of char in Spanish:

char1

Pronunciation: /tʃɑːr; tʃɑː(r)/

vt (-rr-)

vi (-rr-)

  • 1 [wood] carbonizarse* charred remains restos (mpl) 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) (BrE) 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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There are 2 translations of char in Spanish:

char2

n

(BrE)
  • 2 u (tea) [colloq & dated] (m)
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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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