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English adjective: charcoal

1. charcoal of a very dark grey

Synonymscharcoal-gray, charcoal-grey

Similarachromatic, neutral


English noun: charcoal

1. charcoal (substance) a carbonaceous material obtained by heating wood or other organic matter in the absence of air

Synonymswood coal

Broader (hypernym)atomic number 6, C, carbon, fuel

2. charcoal (artifact) a stick of black carbon material used for drawing


Broader (hypernym)writing implement

3. charcoal (attribute) a very dark grey color

Synonymscharcoal gray, charcoal grey, oxford gray, oxford grey

Broader (hypernym)gray, grayness, grey, greyness

4. charcoal (artifact) a drawing made with a stick of black carbon material

Broader (hypernym)drawing

English verb: charcoal

1. charcoal (creation) draw, trace, or represent with charcoal

ExamplesDid he charcoal his major works over a short period of time?

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Broader (hypernym)draw

Entaildelineate, describe, draw, line, trace

Domain categoryart, artistic creation, artistic production

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