Definitions and translations for "gas"

Definition of gas

1. Matter in a state intermediate between liquid and plasma that can be contained only if it is fully surrounded by a solid (or in a bubble of liquid) (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. A chemical element or compound in such a state.
The atmosphere is made up of a number of different gases.
3. 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. A hob on a gas cooker.
She turned the gas on, put the potatoes on, then lit the oven.
5. Methane or other waste gases trapped in one's belly as a result of the digestive process.
My tummy hurts so bad, I have gas.
6. A humorous or entertaining event or person.
He is such a gas!
7. A fastball.
The closer threw him nothing but gas.
8. To kill with poisonous gas.
9. To talk, chat.
10. To emit gas.
The battery cell was gassing.
11. To impregnate with gas.
To gas lime with chlorine in the manufacture of bleaching powder
12. To singe, as in a gas flame, so as to remove loose fibers.
To gas thread
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English - English - gas

n. substance that is neither liquid nor solid; gasoline, fuel, benzine; automobile accelerator, gas pedal; empty talk (Slang); something entertaining (Slang)
v. fill with gas, supply with gas; poison with gas or fumes; talk idly or falsely (Slang)
n. gas, substance that is neither liquid nor solid, gasoline, fuel; automobile accelerator, gas pedal

English - Spanish - gas

s. gas, gasolina
v. asfixiar con gas

Spanish - English - gas

[gas (m)] n. gas, substance that is neither liquid nor solid; gasoline, fuel

English - French - gas

n. essence, gaz, fuel, benzine; accélérateur d'une voiture, pédale d'accélération; babillage, caquet, bavardage, baliverne (Argot); chose divertissante
v. faire le plein, alimenter en essence, asphyxier, gazer; bavarder (argot)

English - German - gas

n. Benzin; Gas; leeres Gerede
v. tanken; vergasen; vereiteln (Umgangsprache)

English - Indonesian - gas

n. gas, bensin, minyak gas, obrolan, obat bius
v. membubuhi gas, menyerang dgn gas beracun, mengobrol

English - Italian - gas

s. (Fis) gas; gas esilarante; miscela; (am; fam) benzina; (Minier) metano; (Mil) gas di guerra; gas lacrimogeno; (fam) ciance, chiacchiere, ciarle
v. fornire di gas; asfissiare col gas; (Chim) sottoporre all'azione di gas; (Tess) gassare, gazare

English - Polish - gas

n. gaz, gadanina, benzyna, akcelerator
v. gazować, otruć gazem, paliwo: brać paliwo, narkoza: dawać narkozę, przechwalać, chwalić się
a. gazowy

English - Portuguese - gas

s. gás; gasolina; tagarelice (gíria)
v. encher o tanque de gasolina; envenenar com gás; tagarelar (gíria)

English - Romanian - gas

n. gaz, substanţă gazoasă, benzină, mască de gaze, robinet de gaz, sită pentru lampă cu gaz aerian, cameră de gazare, bec de gaz, conductă de gaz, gazometru, motor cu combustie internă
v. gaza, introduce gaz, duce cu vorba, duce pe cineva de nas, asfixia cu gaze {mil.}

English - Russian - gas

с. газ, горючее; блеск, болтовня
г. отравлять газом; заправляться горючим; бахвалиться, болтать, нести вздор для отвода глаз

English - Turkish - gas

f. gaz vermek, benzin almak, atıp tutmak, övünmek, saçmalamak
i. gaz, havagazı, benzin, grizu, gaz pedalı, boş lâf, övünme, atıp tutma, hava civa, matrak şey, eğlenceli şey

English - Ukrainian - gas

n. газ, бензин
v. газ: отруювати газом, газ: наповнювати газом
a. газоподібний

German - English - gas

n. substance that is neither liquid nor solid; gasoline, fuel, benzine; automobile accelerator, gas pedal; empty talk (Slang); something entertaining (Slang)

Indonesian - English - gas

n. gas, vapor from gasoline, damp

Italian - English - gas

n. gas, gasoline

Dutch - English - gas

n. gas, fluid, xenon

English - Dutch - gas

zn. gas, benzine; kletsen (sl.)
ww. tanken; vergiftigen door gas; ouwe hoeren

English - Greek - gas

ουσ. αέριο, φωταέριο, βενζίνη, γκαζολίνη, μπούρδα

German - Spanish - gas

n. gas (m), ventosidad (f)

Spanish - French - gas

(general) gaz (m)

Spanish - German - gas

n. gas, benzin, vollgas, kampfstoff

Spanish - Russian - gas

n. газ

German - French - gas

n. gaz (m), accélérateur (m)

German - Italian - gas

n. fuoco (m), gas (m)

German - Russian - gas

n. газ (n)

German - Turkish - gas

i. gaz (n)

Italian - German - gas

n. gas, leuchtgas, wetter

Dutch - French - gas

(algemeen) gaz (m)

English - Arabic - gas

‏بنزين، غاز، غاز مخدر، ثرثرة‏
‏سمم بالغاز، إنتحر بالغاز، أطلق غازا، ثرثر، زود بالغاز‏

English - Chinese - gas

(名) 气体; 可燃气; 瓦斯; 煤气
(动) 给...供应气体; 用气体处理; 给加汽油; 用毒气攻击; 放出气体; 空谈; 加油; 吹牛

English - Chinese - gas

(名) 氣體; 可燃氣; 瓦斯; 煤氣
(動) 給...供應氣體; 用氣體處理; 給加汽油; 用毒氣攻擊; 放出氣體; 空談; 加油; 吹牛

English - Hindi - gas

n. गैस, पैट्रोल, वायुरूप द्रव्य, वाष्प, वृथा गल्प, बकवाद
v. गैस से विषैला बनाना, अहंकार से बातचीत करना, घमंड से बातचीत करना

English - Japanese - gas

(名) 気体; ガス; 毒ガス; ガソリン; アクセル; 無駄話(俗語); 楽しいこと(俗語)
(動) ガソリンを入れる; ガス中毒させる; 無駄話をする(俗語)

English - Korean - gas

명. 기체물질; 가스, 가솔린, 벤진, 연료; 자동차 엑셀레이터; 잡담; 즐겁게 해주는 것(속어)
동. 가스를 공급하다, 가스로 처리하다, 가스로 태우다, 독가스로 공격하다, 가스를 내다, 독가스 공격을 하다, 잡담을 하다

English - Vietnamese - gas

n. hơi, khí, dầu hỏa, dầu lửa, dầu xăng, lời nói dài dòng, bá láp
v. làm cho có hơi, thả hơi ngạt, hơi độc, khoe khoang

German - Chinese - gas

[das] pl.Gase 气体。煤气。煤气灶。煤气炉。

Spanish - Korean - gas

n. 기체, 가스
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Synonyms for gas
1. poison gas: tear gas
2. vapour: fumes, air
3. general anaesthetic: ether
Verb forms for gas
Present participle: gassing
Present: gas (3.person: gases)
Past: gassed
Future: will gas
Present conditional: would gas
Present Perfect: have gassed (3.person: has gassed)
Past Perfect: had gassed
Future Perfect: will have gassed
Past conditional: would have gassed