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Definition 1: a hard brick used as a paving stone - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for clinker in the sense of this definition

(clinker is a kind of ...) rectangular block of clay baked by the sun or in a kiln; used as a building or paving material

Definition 2: a fragment of incombustible matter left after a wood or coal or charcoal fire - [noun denoting object]

Synonyms for clinker in the sense of this definition

(clinker is a kind of ...) a piece broken off or cut off of something else

"a fragment of rock"

Definition 3: turn to clinker or form clinker under excessive heat in burning - [verb of change]

(clinker is a kind of ...) undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature

"She changed completely as she grew older" "The weather changed last night"

Definition 4: clear out the cinders and clinker from - [verb of change]

Samples where clinker or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • we clinkered the fire frequently

(clinker is a kind of ...) empty completely

"We cleaned out all the drawers"

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