Definitions for flammableˈflæm ə bəl

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word flammable

Princeton's WordNet

  1. flammable, inflammable(adj)

    easily ignited

Wiktionary

  1. flammable(Noun)

    Any flammable substance.

  2. flammable(Adjective)

    Capable of burning, especially a liquid.

  3. flammable(Adjective)

    Easily set on fire.

  4. flammable(Adjective)

    Subject to easy ignition and rapid flaming combustion.

  5. Origin: From Latin inflammare ‘to set on fire’ + the suffix -able via English inflammable. The in- prefix is dropped to avoid confusion with non-flammable.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Flammable(adj)

    inflammable

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of flammable in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of flammable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jack Gescheidt:

    The claim about trees being flammable is nonsense, all living trees and forests are fire resistant.

  2. Kathy Fox:

    We don't believe that the current standard is sufficiently robust to prevent liquid spilling in the event of a derailment or rail accident, so what we want to see are tougher standards for tank cars carrying flammable liquids.

  3. Ahmad Puzi:

    In the earlier Orkim Victory case, the pirates siphoned the diesel via ship-to-ship transfer ... The RON 95 will be more difficult to transfer as it is highly flammable, it needs special safety requirements and equipment. We believe they (pirates) are looking for facilities to transfer the petrol to their 'customers' ... The closest registered facilities are in Thailand, Brunei, Vietnam.

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