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synonyms for clinkers

  • ash
  • brand
  • cinders
  • coals
  • firebrand
  • slag
  • live coals
  • smoking remnants
  • smoldering remains
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How to use clinkers in a sentence

For one thing, it breaks up the clinkers and allows them to run down on the grate bars when they stick and finally warp the bars.
FARM ENGINES AND HOW TO RUN THEMJAMES H. STEPHENSON
Carrying the fire too heavy in some places, causes clinkers to form.
THE TRAVELING ENGINEERS' ASSOCIATIONANONYMOUS
A man can fork Hades up from its bottom-most clinkers only once in so often.
DESTINYCHARLES NEVILLE BUCK
I heard the beasts stamping among the clinkers, and covered my head again with the damp blanket, and besieged sleep.
SUMMER CRUISING IN THE SOUTH SEASCHARLES WARREN STODDARD
The black blood, winking in the starlight, seeped down into the clinkers between the ties with a prolonged sucking murmur.
THE OCTOPUSFRANK NORRIS
Outside, underneath their window, they heard the sound of hurried footsteps crushing into the clinkers by the side of the ties.
THE OCTOPUSFRANK NORRIS
Farmers who are unfortunate enough to have their stack-yards burned, might possibly find straw clinkers among the dbris.
CHAMBERS'S JOURNAL OF POPULAR LITERATURE, SCIENCE, AND ART, NO. 700VARIOUS
Then open the outlet flue and make sure that the grate of the generator is clear of ashes and clinkers.
GAS-ENGINES AND PRODUCER-GAS PLANTSR. E. MATHOT
The accumulation of ashes and clinkers at the bottom of the retort will shift this zone upward and impair the quality of gas.
GAS-ENGINES AND PRODUCER-GAS PLANTSR. E. MATHOT
In any event, provided the fire is free from clinkers, we have a standard remedy.
IF YOU'RE GOING TO LIVE IN THE COUNTRYTHOMAS H. ORMSBEE AND RICHMOND HUNTLEY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CLINKERS

  • ashes
  • brands
  • cinders
  • clinkers
  • coals
  • firebrands
  • live coals
  • slags
  • smoking remnants
  • smoldering remains
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.