What does gasoline mean?

Definitions for gasoline
ˌgæs əˈlin, ˈgæs əˌlingaso·line

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gasoline, gasolene, gas, petrol(noun)

    a volatile flammable mixture of hydrocarbons (hexane and heptane and octane etc.) derived from petroleum; used mainly as a fuel in internal-combustion engines

Wiktionary

  1. gasoline(Noun)

    A flammable liquid consisting of a mixture of refined petroleum hydrocarbons, mainly used as a motor fuel; petrol.

    So you punched out a window for ventilation. Was that before or after you noticed you were standing in a lake of gasoline? - 1991, Robert DeNiro (actor), Backdraft

    Etymology: gas + -ol + chemical suffix -ine

  2. gasoline(Noun)

    A certain kind of gasoline.

    Etymology: gas + -ol + chemical suffix -ine

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gasoline(noun)

    a highly volatile mixture of fluid hydrocarbons, obtained from petroleum, as also by the distillation of bituminous coal. It is used in making air gas, and in giving illuminating power to water gas. See Carburetor

Freebase

  1. Gasoline

    Gasoline, or petrol, is a transparent, petroleum-derived oil that is used primarily as a fuel in internal combustion engines. It consists mostly of organic compounds obtained by the fractional distillation of petroleum, enhanced with a variety of additives. Some gasolines also contain ethanol as an alternative fuel. In North America, the term gasoline is often shortened in colloquial usage to gas, while petrol is the common name in the UK, Republic of Ireland and in Commonwealth countries. Under normal ambient conditions, its material state is liquid, unlike liquefied petroleum gas or natural gas.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Gasoline

    Volative flammable fuel (liquid hydrocarbons) derived from crude petroleum by processes such as distillation reforming, polymerization, etc.

How to pronounce gasoline?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say gasoline in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gasoline in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gasoline in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of gasoline in a Sentence

  1. Gordon Schremp:

    A very large price signal has opened up an arbitrage opportunity and has attracted gasoline cargoes and component cargoes from across the Pacific, Europe and Eastern Canada.

  2. Josue Pillco:

    I hope things calm down, we're not getting any food or gasoline.

  3. Carsten Fritsch:

    If they continue to run at these levels then we will see massive builds in distillates and gasoline stocks when the peak demand season is over for gasoline.

  4. Suresh Sivanandam:

    They will have to import 200-300,000 bpd of gasoline, which is not ideal.

  5. John Kilduff:

    As big as the crude oil drawdown was, the build in gasoline was even more spectacular and crushing to the market.

Images & Illustrations of gasoline

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