Meaning of ASH in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ æʃ ]

( ashes)


Ash is the grey or black powdery substance that is left after something is burnt. You can also refer to this substance as ashes .

A cloud of volcanic ash is spreading across wide areas of the Philippines...

He brushed the cigarette ash from his sleeve...

N-UNCOUNT : also N in pl


A dead person’s ashes are their remains after their body has been cremated.

N-PLURAL : usu poss N


An ash is a tree that has smooth grey bark and loses its leaves in winter.


Ash is the wood from this tree.

The rafters are made from ash.


Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary.      Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне.