Words Like GAS
We have put together a list of words that are similar to GAS.
41 Alternative Words Similar to gas
3 examples of gas
The concert was a gas
to gas thread
to gas lime with chlorine in the manufacture of bleaching powder
10 definitions of gas
An aëriform fluid; -- a term used at first by chemists as synonymous with air, but since restricted to fluids supposed to be permanently elastic, as oxygen, hydrogen, etc., in distinction from vapors, as steam, which become liquid on a reduction of temperature. In present usage, since all of the supposed permanent gases have been liquified by cold and pressure, the term has resumed nearly its original signification, and is applied to any substance in the elastic or aëriform state.
A complex mixture of gases, of which the most important constituents are marsh gas, olefiant gas, and hydrogen, artificially produced by the destructive distillation of gas coal, or sometimes of peat, wood, oil, resin, etc. It gives a brilliant light when burned, and is the common gas used for illuminating purposes.
Any irrespirable aëriform fluid.
same as gasoline; -- a shortened form. Also, the accelerator pedal of a motor vehicle; used in the term “ step on the gas”.
the accelerator pedal of a motor vehicle; used in the term “ step on the gas”.
an exceptionally enjoyable event; a good time.
To singe, as in a gas flame, so as to remove loose fibers.
To impregnate with gas.