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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Black powder in smoke.

Usage examples (31)
  • Rescue workers were caked in soot, their hands cut and bloodied.
  • Green was found covered in soot inside a burned-out mobile home just before 1 a.m. on Dec. 31, 2004.
  • All that soot is very toxic and not good to breathe in — so do like Moose and wear a mask and gloves!
  • Much of the snow in this once-pristine place is covered with soot from a mine that Russians operate there. for more
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