gas

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Definizione monolingua gas


gas


Verb

gas (third-person singular simple present gases, present participle gassing, simple past and past participle gassed)


  1. To kill with poisonous gas.
  2. To talk, chat.
  3. To emit gas.
    The battery cell was gassing.
Noun

gas (countable and uncountable; plural gases)


  1. (uncountable, chemistry) Matter in a state intermediate between liquid and plasma that can be contained only if it is fully surrounded by a solid (or held together by gravitational pull); it can condense into a liquid, or can (rarely) become a solid directly.
    A lot of gas had escaped from the cylinder.
  2. (countable, chemistry) A chemical element or compound in such a state.
    The atmosphere is made up of a number of different gases.
  3. (uncountable) A flammable gaseous hydrocarbon or hydrocarbon mixture (typically predominantly methane) used as a fuel, e.g. for cooking, heating, electricity generation or as a fuel in internal combustion engines in vehicles.
    Gas-fired power stations have largely replaced coal-burning ones.
  4. (countable) A hob on a gas cooker.
    She turned the gas on, put the potatoes on, then lit the oven.
  5. (US) Methane or other waste gases trapped in ones belly as a result of the digestive process.
    My tummy hurts so bad, I have gas.
  6. (slang) A humorous or entertaining event or person.
    He is such a gas!
  7. (baseball) A fastball.
    The closer threw him nothing but gas.
Adjective

gas (not comparable)


  1. (Ireland, colloquial) comical, zany.
    Marys new boyfriend is a gas man.
    It was gas when the bird flew into the classroom.


Definizione italiano>inglese gas

gas
  state of matter
  A substance that continues to occupy in a continuous manner the whole of the space in which it is placed, however large or small this place is made, the temperature remaining constant.
benzina
  fuel
  Carburante per motori a combustione interna consistente in idrocarburi volatili infiammabili derivata dal petrolio.
  A fuel for internal combustion engines consisting essentially of volatile flammable liquid hydrocarbons derived from crude petroleum.
asfissiare con il gas
gasificare
gassare
pedale dell'acceleratore
peto
vapore

Altri significati:


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gas |benzina |asfissiare con il gas |gasificare |gassare |pedale dell'acceleratore |peto |vapore |


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