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Synonyms for coalkoʊl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. coal(noun)

    fossil fuel consisting of carbonized vegetable matter deposited in the Carboniferous period

    Synonyms:
    ember

  2. ember, coal(verb)

    a hot fragment of wood or coal that is left from a fire and is glowing or smoldering

    Synonyms:
    coal, ember

  3. char, coal(verb)

    burn to charcoal

    "Without a drenching rain, the forest fire will char everything"

    Synonyms:
    coal, blacken, sear, scorch, char

  4. coal(verb)

    supply with coal

    Synonyms:
    char

  5. coal(verb)

    take in coal

    "The big ship coaled"

    Synonyms:
    char

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

charcoal, al-fahm, carbon, smut, anthrax, coals, carbone


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