Ashes vs Soot - What's the difference?

ashes | soot |


As a proper noun ashes

is .

As a noun soot is

fine black or dull brown particles of amorphous carbon and tar, produced by the incomplete combustion of coal, oil etc.

As a verb soot is

to cover or dress with soot.

ashes

English

Noun

(head)
  • Derived terms

    * rise from the ashes

    See also

    *

    soot

    English

    (wikipedia soot)

    Noun

    (-)
  • Fine black or dull brown particles of amorphous carbon and tar, produced by the incomplete combustion of coal, oil etc.
  • Synonyms

    * lampblack

    See also

    * carbon black

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To cover or dress with soot.
  • to soot land
    (Mortimer)

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