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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: combust(0.01073 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to combust.
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: cause to burn or combust; “The sun burned off the fog”; “We
combust coal and other fossil fuels” [syn: burn]
2: start to burn or burst into flames; “Marsh gases ignited
suddenly”; “The oily rags combusted spontaneously” [syn: erupt,
ignite, catch fire, take fire, conflagrate]
3: get very angry and fly into a rage; “The professor combusted
when the student didn't know the answer to a very
elementary question”; “Spam makes me go ballistic” [syn: flip one's lid
, blow up, throw a fit, hit the roof, hit the ceiling
, have kittens, have a fit, blow one's stack
, fly off the handle, flip one's wig, lose one's temper
, blow a fuse, go ballistic]
4: cause to become violent or angry; “Riots combusted Pakistan
after the U.S. air attacks on Afghanistan”
5: undergo combustion; “Maple wood burns well” [syn: burn]
English → English (gcide)
Combust \Com*bust"\, a. [L. combustus, p. p. of comburere to
burn up; com- + burere (only in comp.), of uncertain origin;
cf. bustum funeral pyre, prurire to itch, pruna a live coal,
Gr. pyrso`s firebrand, Skr. plush to burn.]
1. Burnt; consumed. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
2. (Astron.) So near the sun as to be obscured or eclipsed by
his light, as the moon or planets when not more than eight
degrees and a half from the sun. [Obs.]
Planets that are oft combust. --Milton.