ash

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈæʃ/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/æʃ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ash)


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ash

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. turned to ash in the [blast, fire, explosion]
  2. was covered in ash from the [blast]
  3. was covered in ash after the [blast]
  4. was reduced to ash from the [blast]
  5. was reduced to ashes from the [blast]
  6. Only ash was left after the [blast].
  7. [coal, volcanic] ash (from)
  8. [exploded, burst] into a cloud of ash
  9. The ash filled the air.
  10. was coughing from (all of) the ash
  11. was [choking, suffocating] on ash
  12. the ash was [smoldering, burning] in
  13. The volcano was [spewing, belching] ash.
  14. scattered her ashes over the [ground, sea]
  15. spread his ashes over the [ground]
  16. Her ashes are in an urn.
  17. keep her ashes in an urn
  18. flicked her cigarette ashes onto the [tray, table, ground]
  19. The [tray] was full of cigarette ashes.
  20. the ashes from her cigarette
  21. Her [hair, dress] is the color of ash.
  22. in an a forest of ash
  23. The [table, desk, chair, house] is made of ash.
  24. the ashes of [their love, her past glory]
  25. religion: Ashes to ashes, dust to dust.
  26. cricket: England [won, lost] the Ashes
  27. ash-tinged [hair, hills, clothes]
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