DefinitionsAsh: the residue from a burnt object, such as a cigar, or the matter expelled after a volcanic eruption.
Places where ash is commonly found: ashtrays, vases or urns, the sky over Iceland.
Examples“Let's go to Eyjaf- uh Ijafff- uh, Eefaj- uhm, let's go to that volcano and see some ash!”
“Did you stash the cash in the ash tray?”
Ashy Facts• The secret ingredient to many barbecue sauces is ash.
• “Ash” shouldn't be confused with “hash” or “cash”, although all three of these substances have been known to obscure visibility.
Also“Ash” is also a type of tree. If you wanted, you could make an ashtray from an ash tree.
Arthur Ashe was the first black male tennis player to win a Grand Slam event (the 1968 U.S. Open). Yannick Noah was the second.
French singer Arthur H is neither a tree nor a tennis player. Good to know.