Axes bit into charring
timbers, sparks flew, enthusiastic, rubber- clad firemen dashed here and there, shouting loudly, the audience cheered and the worst was over!
She, herself, being a young woman of the most pleasing capabilities, had done a bit of charring
for me and was now to be in charge of the glassware, linen, and silver.
There was a smell in his nostrils like charring
wool and saltpetre.