View definitions for gas


noun as in something not liquid or solid

Discover More

Example Sentences

In his testimony, DeMarco said he found spent tear gas canisters on the street after protesters were cleared.

As greenhouse gas emissions warm the planet, the ocean is absorbing vast amounts of that heat.

The trouble is, it can be genuinely hard to figure out how to direct your money wisely if you want to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

From Vox

On the surface, it’s a triangular tussle involving Turkey, Greece and Cyprus over potentially giant gas reserves deep under the Mediterranean Sea.

From Ozy

The gas is produced by microbes here on Earth, and after most known nonbiological processes were ruled out, the discovery has renewed hopes that there’s life on Venus.

Security officials told Agence France-Presse that the gas station manager said he had recognized the two men.

Unconfirmed reports in the French media claimed that the brothers were spotted at a gas station in northern France on Thursday.

Total oil production figures include crude oil, natural gas liquids, and other liquid energy products.

On top of oil, the United States produces significantly more natural gas than Saudi Arabia.

Her slight miscalculation of how to fix the situation leads to her driving around the gas pump.

For comparison, the gas may be passed through a test-tube containing an equal amount of distilled water.

It is allowed to cool, and hydrogen sulphid gas is passed through it for about five minutes.

You could not see the water till you got close up, and at a distance only the rows of gas jets were apparent.

Gas, it is clear, could not be carried into a hostile country or into remote and nearly inaccessible districts.

In its pure state it is a transparent and colourless gas, having a peculiar pungent smell, and highly soluble in water.


On this page you'll find 49 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to gas, such as: smoke, vapor, air, effluvium, fumes, and hot air.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.