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Definition 1: a stick of black carbon material used for drawing - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for charcoal in the sense of this definition

(charcoal is a kind of ...) an implement that is used to write

Definition 2: a drawing made with a stick of black carbon material - [noun denoting artifact]

(charcoal is a kind of ...) a representation of forms or objects on a surface by means of lines

"drawings of abstract forms" "he did complicated pen-and-ink drawings like medieval miniatures"

Definition 3: a very dark grey color - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for charcoal in the sense of this definition

(charcoal is a kind of ...) a neutral achromatic color midway between white and black

Definition 4: a carbonaceous material obtained by heating wood or other organic matter in the absence of air - [noun denoting substance]

Synonyms for charcoal in the sense of this definition

(charcoal is a kind of ...) an abundant nonmetallic tetravalent element occurring in three allotropic forms: amorphous carbon and graphite and diamond; occurs in all organic compounds

(charcoal is a kind of ...) a substance that can be consumed to produce energy

"more fuel is needed during the winter months" "they developed alternative fuels for aircraft"

Definition 5: draw, trace, or represent with charcoal - [verb of creation]

(charcoal is a kind of ...) represent by making a drawing of, as with a pencil, chalk, etc. on a surface

"She drew an elephant" "Draw me a horse"

(charcoal implies ...) make a mark or lines on a surface

"draw a line" "trace the outline of a figure in the sand"

(charcoal belongs to category ...) the creation of beautiful or significant things

"art does not need to be innovative to be good" "I was never any good at art" "he said that architecture is the art of wasting space beautifully"

Definition 6: of a very dark grey - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for charcoal in the sense of this definition

(charcoal is similar to ...) having no hue

"neutral colors like black or white"

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