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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The slag from a metal furnace.

Usage examples (33)
  • Verb (used with object) : The highway department salted and cindered the icy roads
  • Verb (used without object) : My neighbor began cindering as soon as the first snowflake fell
  • Besides, the cinders are a little too plentiful. "
  • The cinders went on another ten feet and petered out. for more
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