the residue that remains when something is burned
ash, ash tree(noun)
any of various deciduous pinnate-leaved ornamental or timber trees of the genus Fraxinus
strong elastic wood of any of various ash trees; used for furniture and tool handles and sporting goods such as baseball bats
convert into ashes
for someone who lived near ash trees.
transferred from the surname.
A diminutive of the female given names Ashley and Ashlee.
Origin: asshe, from æsce, from askōn (compare jiske, Dutch as, German Asche, aska), from h₂éhₓōs (compare Hittite , Ancient Greek ἄζα, Albanian hi, Old Armenian աճիւն, Ormuri yānak, Sanskrit आस).
a genus of trees of the Olive family, having opposite pinnate leaves, many of the species furnishing valuable timber, as the European ash (Fraxinus excelsior) and the white ash (F. Americana)
the tough, elastic wood of the ash tree
sing. of Ashes
to strew or sprinkle with ashes
Origin: [OE. asch, esh, AS. sc; akin to OHG. asc, Sw. & Dan. ask, Icel. askr, D. esch, G. esche.]
Ash are an alternative rock band that formed in Downpatrick, Northern Ireland in 1992. The band has sold 8 million albums worldwide.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ash, n. a well-known timber tree, or its wood, which is white, tough, and hard, much used in carpentry and wheel-work: the ashen shaft of a spear, or a spear itself.—adj. Ash′en.—n. Ground′-ash, or Ash′-plant, an ash sapling.—Mountain ash, the rowan-tree; Quaking ash, the aspen. [A.S. æsc—Ger. esche, Ice. askr.]
The particles left after a cigarette is used.
The ash from a cigarette people like to put in a ashtray.
A type of cultivar, plant, seed or tree created and cultivated in various species.
The Ash tree is used to make musical instruments and is also used as a form of wood.
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'ASH' in Nouns Frequency: #2510
The numerical value of ASH in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of ASH in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
When I die I want to be cremated and have my ashes spread out over a soccer field so that the kids can kick my ash.
Even a lengthy sustained ash eruption would be very unlikely to produce enough ash to spread across the tropical zone.
We don't have any problems with supplies, water or sewage up to now, our problem is a respiratory one, from inhaling all of this ash, and the fact that this ash could generate some sort of environmental contamination.
We don't have any problems with supplies, water or sewage up to now. That's not the problem, our problem is a respiratory one, from inhaling all of this ash, and the fact that this ash could generate some sort of environmental contamination.
Iraqi-led and US-supported, it's important that it be launched at a time when it can succeed and so I think the important thing is that it get done when it can be done successfully. Even if I knew exactly when that was going to be I wouldn't tell Defense Ash Carter.
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