noun. ['ˈæsəˌtoʊn'] the simplest ketone; a highly inflammable liquid widely used as an organic solvent and as material for making plastics.
- dissolving agent
- dimethyl ketone
Words that Rhyme with Acetone
Example sentences of the word acetone
1. Noun, singular or mass
Dampen a cloth with acetone and wipe it until it's smooth and clean.
People often describe the odor as smelling like nail polish remover, which often contains acetone as a solvent.