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
Rhymes with Acetone
How do you pronounce acetone?
Pronounce acetone as ˈæsəˌtoʊn.
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Sentences with 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.