What does briquette mean?

Definitions for briquette

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word briquette.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. briquette, briquet(noun)

    a block made from charcoal or coal dust and burned as fuel


  1. Briquette

    A briquette is a block of flammable matter used as fuel to start and maintain a fire. Common types of briquettes are charcoal briquettes and biomass briquettes.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Briquette

    bri-ket′, n. a brick-shaped block of coal formed from coal-dust. [Fr. briquette, dim. of brique, a Brick.]

Editors Contribution

  1. briquette

    A type of small block of compact fuel or substance of various materials or substances shaped like a brick.

    Briquette comes in various kinds e.g. peat briquette for the fire, charcoal briquette for barbeques, paper briquette you use to light an open fire or burn on a chimnea.

    Submitted by MaryC on October 15, 2015  

How to pronounce briquette?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say briquette in sign language?

  1. briquette


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of briquette in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of briquette in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Images & Illustrations of briquette

  1. briquettebriquettebriquettebriquettebriquette

Popularity rank by frequency of use


Translations for briquette

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for briquette »


Find a translation for the briquette definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • Chinese - Simplified 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • Chinese - Traditional 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Spanish Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • Japanese 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Portuguese Português (Portuguese)
  • German Deutsch (German)
  • Arabic العربية (Arabic)
  • French Français (French)
  • Russian Русский (Russian)
  • Kannada ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • Korean 한국어 (Korean)
  • Hebrew עברית (Hebrew)
  • Ukrainian Український (Ukrainian)
  • Urdu اردو (Urdu)
  • Hungarian Magyar (Hungarian)
  • Hindi मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesian Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italian Italiano (Italian)
  • Tamil தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Turkish Türkçe (Turkish)
  • Telugu తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • Thai ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Vietnamese Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Czech Čeština (Czech)
  • Polish Polski (Polish)
  • Indonesian Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Romanian Românește (Romanian)
  • Dutch Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Greek Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latin Latinum (Latin)
  • Swedish Svenska (Swedish)
  • Danish Dansk (Danish)
  • Finnish Suomi (Finnish)
  • Persian فارسی (Persian)
  • Yiddish ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • Armenian հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norwegian Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English English (English)

Discuss these briquette definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"briquette." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2019. Web. 20 Nov. 2019. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/briquette>.

Are we missing a good definition for briquette? Don't keep it to yourself...

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for briquette:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.