Ash - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |æʃ|  American pronunciation of the word ash
Brit.  |æʃ|  British pronunciation of the word ash

noun

- the residue that remains when something is burned
- any of various deciduous pinnate-leaved ornamental or timber trees of the genus Fraxinus
- strong elastic wood of any of various ash trees; used for furniture and tool handles and sporting goods such as baseball bats

verb

- convert into ashes

Examples

The house burnt to ashes.

Word forms

noun
singular: ash
plural: ashes
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