adjective see cinder

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Cindery — Cin der*y, a. Resembling, or composed of, cinders; full of cinders. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cindery — cinder ► NOUN ▪ a piece of burnt coal or wood that has stopped giving off flames but still has combustible matter in it. DERIVATIVES cindery adjective. ORIGIN Old English …   English terms dictionary

  • cindery — See cinder. * * * …   Universalium

  • cindery — adj. resembling cinders, full of cinders, full of ashes, ashy …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cindery — cin·dery …   English syllables

  • cindery —    Ākeke, makaili …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • cindery — ˈsind(ə)rē, ri adjective 1. : like a cinder 2. : composed or full of cinders : sprinkled or begrimed with cinders …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cindery Island — is at the mouth of Brightlingsea Creek (off the town of Brightlingsea) on the east coast of England in the county of Essex. External links Map sources for Cindery Island Coordinates …   Wikipedia

  • cinder — cindery, cinderous, adj. cinderlike, adj. /sin deuhr/, n. 1. a partially or mostly burned piece of coal, wood, etc. 2. cinders, a. any residue of combustion; ashes. b. Geol. coarse scoriae erupted by volcanoes. 3. a live, flameless coal; ember. 4 …   Universalium

  • cinder — noun Etymology: Middle English sinder, from Old English; akin to Old High German sintar dross, slag, Serbian & Croatian sedra calcium carbonate Date: before 12th century 1. the slag from a metal furnace ; dross 2 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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