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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. gas

    A fluid is a substance that, like air or water, yields to any force that tends to change its form; a liquid is a body in that state in which the particles move freely among themselves, but remain in one mass, keeping the same volume, but taking always the form of the containing vessel; a liquid is an inelastic fluid; a gas is an elastic fluid that tends to expand to the utmost limits of the containing space. All liquids are fluids, but not all fluids are liquids; air and all the gases are fluids, but they are not liquids under ordinary circumstances, tho capable of being reduced to a liquid form by special means, as by cold and pressure. Water at the ordinary temperature is at once a fluid and a liquid.

    fluid, liquid

Princeton's WordNet

  1. gas, gaseous statenoun

    the state of matter distinguished from the solid and liquid states by: relatively low density and viscosity; relatively great expansion and contraction with changes in pressure and temperature; the ability to diffuse readily; and the spontaneous tendency to become distributed uniformly throughout any container

    gun, petrol, gas pedal, accelerator pedal, accelerator, throttle, flatulency, gasoline, gaseous state, flatulence, natural gas, gasolene

  2. gasnoun

    a fluid in the gaseous state having neither independent shape nor volume and being able to expand indefinitely

    gun, petrol, gas pedal, accelerator pedal, accelerator, throttle, flatulency, gasoline, gaseous state, flatulence, natural gas, gasolene

  3. gasoline, gasolene, gas, petrolnoun

    a volatile flammable mixture of hydrocarbons (hexane and heptane and octane etc.) derived from petroleum; used mainly as a fuel in internal-combustion engines

    gun, gas pedal, accelerator pedal, petrol, gaseous state, throttle, gasoline, flatulency, accelerator, flatulence, natural gas, gasolene

  4. flatulence, flatulency, gasnoun

    a state of excessive gas in the alimentary canal

    gun, turgidness, accelerator pedal, petrol, throttle, flatulency, turgidity, gasoline, gaseous state, accelerator, flatulence, natural gas, gas pedal, gasolene

  5. accelerator, accelerator pedal, gas pedal, gas, throttle, gunnoun

    a pedal that controls the throttle valve

    "he stepped on the gas"

    hitman, gunman, gun, petrol, gasolene, gaseous state, gas pedal, ordnance, natural gas, throttle, artillery, catalyst, heavy weapon, gun for hire, hired gun, flatulency, shooter, throttle valve, accelerator pedal, gasoline, particle accelerator, accelerator, grease-gun, triggerman, hit man, atom smasher, flatulence, gunslinger, torpedo

  6. natural gas, gasverb

    a fossil fuel in the gaseous state; used for cooking and heating homes

    gun, gas pedal, accelerator pedal, petrol, throttle, flatulency, gasoline, gaseous state, accelerator, flatulence, natural gas, gasolene

  7. gasverb

    attack with gas; subject to gas fumes

    "The despot gassed the rebellious tribes"

    bluster, brag, boast, shoot a line, swash, vaunt, blow, tout, gasconade

  8. boast, tout, swash, shoot a line, brag, gas, blow, bluster, vaunt, gasconadeverb

    show off

    swash, gasconade, botch, splatter, bungle, muck up, splash, mishandle, bumble, botch up, brag, blow, burn out, flub, suck, waste, fumble, shove off, fellate, muff, ball up, sport, bollocks, mess up, feature, louse up, bollocks up, float, bollix, plash, vaunt, screw up, spoil, tout, shoot a line, go down on, swagger, foul up, fluff, blow out, drift, bobble, bluster, be adrift, shove along, bollix up, squander, splosh, boast, bodge, spatter

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. gasnoun

    aeriform fluid


  1. List of known nicknames for "Gas":

    Wassermann, Vinyl Countdown, Freiland, Grungerman, Fuchsbau, All, Strass, Digital, Dom, Tal

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  1. Mariateresa Cacciapuoti:

    We can’t take our foot off the gas until all three countries record 42 days with no cases.

  2. New York:

    Just received word that [energy company Con Edison] will be shutting down the gas in the immediate area along Fox Street between Intervale Ave Tiffany Street, with temperatures dropping, we will continue to monitor to ensure a restoration of gas once it is safe to do so.

  3. Blunt Rochester:

    We look at gas prices and food prices at our stores, there’s no end in sight right now, so the number one issue is the economy, it’s just not sustainable for people to spend more money, spend more money and spend more money, we have to right the ship quickly.

  4. President Obama:

    They were waving their three-point plans for $ 2-a-gallon gas, you remember that ? Drill, baby, drill. We were going through all that. And none of it was really going to do anything to solve the problem.

  5. Natascha Engel:

    Shale gas could still have an exciting future in the UK but for that to be the case, the traffic light system needs to be reviewed quickly or the limits changed to reflect the measurements used in every other extractive industry, in the absence of that, a perfectly viable industry is wasted.

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    A synonym for "drooping"
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    • B. upright
    • C. sagging
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