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synonyms for combustibles

  • ammunition
  • electricity
  • food
  • gas
  • material
  • combustible
  • encouragement
  • incitement
  • juice
  • means
  • nourishment
  • propellant
  • provocation
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How to use combustibles in a sentence

The combustibles and inflammable matters were shared between the three men and they separated.
THE BORDER RIFLESGUSTAVE AIMARD
The bourgeois of Nantes turned around sharply and saw the heaped-up combustibles under the gridiron beginning to take fire.
THE PILGRIM'S SHELL OR FERGAN THE QUARRYMANEUGNE SUE
Combustibles of various kinds were piled around it, so that it could not fail to go off, if set on fire.
STORIES OF OUR NAVAL HEROESVARIOUS
So at last they brought some combustibles and blew it all up.
ANGLING SKETCHESANDREW LANG
The Confederates had fired a mass of combustibles with which to spy out the whereabouts of their enemies.
A DAUGHTER OF THE UNIONLUCY FOSTER MADISON
That flame also could burn fiercely when fanned by incendiaries, although it did not supply its own combustibles.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXLII. VOL. LV. APRIL, 1844VARIOUS
Rockets were noticed in the air, and soon wretches were seized carrying combustibles at the end of long poles.
THE BEST OF THE WORLD'S CLASSICS, RESTRICTED TO PROSE, VOL. VII (OF X)--CONTINENTAL EUROPE IVARIOUS
Gunpowder and combustibles were then arranged so as to completely destroy the vessels when ignited.
THE NAVAL HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATESWILLIS J. ABBOT.
They were filled with combustibles, and when thrown into a town were intended to set fire to buildings.
THE SIEGE OF BOSTONALLEN FRENCH
It is also shown in wood and combustibles where exudation sometimes takes place, and evaporation always.
NOVUM ORGANUMFRANCIS BACON
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