Definitions for inflammableɪnˈflæm ə bəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. flammable, inflammable(adj)

    easily ignited

Wiktionary

  1. inflammable(Adjective)

    Capable of burning; easily set on fire.

  2. inflammable(Adjective)

    Easily excited; set off by the slightest excuse; easily enraged or inflamed.

  3. Origin: From as if *, from inflammare, from in + flamma.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Inflammable(adj)

    capable of being easily set fire; easily enkindled; combustible; as, inflammable oils or spirits

  2. Inflammable(adj)

    excitable; irritable; irascible; easily provoked; as, an inflammable temper

  3. Origin: [CF. F. inflammable.]

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Patrizia Heidegger:

    There are fires and explosions caused by the unsafe handling of gas cylinders or the use of open fire inside the hull without testing the level of inflammable gases.

  2. Patrizia Heidegger:

    We have documented a lot of accidents caused by falling steel blocks under which workers are crushed, there are fires and explosions caused by the unsafe handling of gas cylinders or the use of open fire inside the hull without testing the level of inflammable gases.


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