Thesaurus > Related Words: blacken

  Words related to blacken

Related / Similar Words: melanize, melanise, nigrify, black, char, scorch

 

Definition:
  • make or become black; "The smoke blackened the ceiling"; "The ceiling blackened";
  • burn slightly and superficially so as to affect color; "The cook blackened the chicken breast"; "The fire charred the ceiling above the mantelpiece"; "the flames scorched the ceiling";

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    Hyponyms: singe, swinge

     

    Derivational Morphology: black, blackness, melanin, scorch, singe

     

     
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