What does extinguisher mean?

Definitions for extinguisherɪkˈstɪŋ gwɪ ʃər

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fire extinguisher, extinguisher, asphyxiator(noun)

    a manually operated device for extinguishing small fires


  1. extinguisher(Noun)

    Anything that extinguishes something; but especially a fire extinguisher

Webster Dictionary

  1. Extinguisher(noun)

    one who, or that which, extinguishes; esp., a hollow cone or other device for extinguishing a flame, as of a torch or candle


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of extinguisher in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of extinguisher in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Seth Robertson:

    In space, extinguisher contents spread all over. But you can direct sound waves without gravity.

  2. Mary Morrison:

    Our guest that was staying with us yelled, ‘ Fire ! Fire ! ’ and then you grabbed the fire extinguisher.

  3. Daniel Wolfe:

    If you have a fire extinguisher that costs several hundred dollars, some people are going to go without and some are going to get burned.

  4. Bob Mule:

    It was too hot, too much smoke, I had to get out of there, i literally felt my skin peeling and my lungs being suffocated by smoke. I couldn’t get the fire extinguisher to work.

  5. Giuliano Amato:

    I wrote Article 50, so I know it well, my intention was that it should be a classic safety valve that was there, but never used. It is like having a fire extinguisher that should never have to be used. Instead, the fire happened.

Images & Illustrations of extinguisher

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