Thesaurus / ashes
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To be sure, there were some ashes and a little dirt in the soup, but that was not regarded as important.

Blackfeet Indian StoriesGeorge Bird Grinnell

His body was afterwards burned, and the ashes conveyed to Quito.

A new house is put up over the ashes of the one in which your husband lived while he was here.

A Mortal AntipathyOliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

She turns as pale as ashes, and drops back on the sofa, and says, faintly: 'It is my husband.

The Queen of HeartsWilkie Collins

The roots are used as fuel; and their ashes make excellent ley for the manufacture of soap.

Bore small holes in the bottom of a barrel, place four bricks around, and fill the barrel with ashes.

“The ashes of Claes beat upon my breast,” answered Ulenspiegel.

They swung around a bend in the trail and came upon the ashes of a recent campfire.

If I die—swear that you will keep my ashes and have them buried with yours.

It is washed and anointed, the usual marks are made with sandal paste and ashes as in life, and it is neatly clothed.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.