Definition of 'gas'
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He also allegedly tampered with a domestic gas fitting. The Sun (2016)We have gas heating but who can afford to use it? The Sun (2016)They carry oxygen and a gas and air mix for pain relief. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Natural gas burns more cleanly than other fossil fuels. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The float is part of his plan to diversify the economy away from a reliance on oil and gas. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They will also be greener, being powered by liquefied natural gas and fuel cells. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He did stand a long way off the odd ditch but once there was a little less gas in the tank he was really good. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The dumping of other regulations will make it easier for frackers to find more natural gas, so increasing its supply and lowering its price. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Plant officials blamed dust in the gas. Indian Balm - Travels in the Southern Subcontinent (1994)This burns the waste to ash and releases highly flammable carbon monoxide and hydrogen gases. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It is the second gas find in the region in the past year. The Sun (2012)The solar wind slows as it crashes into the thin gas that fills the space between stars. Times, Sunday Times (2007)These lakes were full of poisonous gases from the volcano. Times, Sunday Times (2009)They need to breathe toxic gas the way humans need oxygen. Times, Sunday Times (2008)And they have fake wood fires fuelled with gas. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Could the exhaust gases be seeping into the car? Times, Sunday Times (2012)These tougher sanctions would cover oil and gas investment and the financial sector. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They are fuelled by natural gas pumped through the steel and copper stems. Times, Sunday Times (2012)My problem is the empty gas tank. Christianity Today (2000)These memory cells are kept at very low temperatures using a liquid gas. Computers Basic Facts (1983)The gas was lighted and the electric lights. The Treasure Seekers (1899)The allowance makes it harder to persuade such villages to convert from coal to gas central heating. Times, Sunday Times (2012)She was given gas and air during an ankle massage then released. The Sun (2013)The gas is then piped back to the surface. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Gas and dust thrown off by the spinning sun formed the planets. The Sun (2009)The data confirmed a downward trend, especially for domestic gas consumption. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The company also manufactures the Ideal range of domestic gas boilers. Times, Sunday Times (2007)A source close to the investigation said the test would detect traces of anaesthetic gas if there were any. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'gas'
British English: gas /ɡæs/ NOUN
A gas is any substance that is neither liquid nor solid.
Hydrogen is a gas, not a metal.
- American English: gas
- Arabic: غَاز
- Brazilian Portuguese: gás
- Chinese: 煤气
- Croatian: plin
- Czech: plyn
- Danish: gas
- Dutch: gas
- European Spanish: gas
- Finnish: kaasu
- French: gaz
- German: Gas
- Greek: αέριο
- Italian: gas
- Japanese: ガス
- Korean: 가스
- Norwegian: gass
- Polish: gaz
- European Portuguese: gás
- Romanian: gaz
- Russian: газ
- Spanish: gas
- Swedish: gas
- Thai: แก๊ซ
- Turkish: gaz
- Ukrainian: газ
- Vietnamese: khí ga
British English: gas VERB
To gas a person or animal means to kill them by making them breathe poisonous gas.
Her husband ran a pipe from her car exhaust to the bedroom in an attempt to gas her.
Definition of gas from the Collins English Dictionary
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