Synonyms

1. gas-discharge_lamp

noun. an electric lamp in which the light comes from an electric discharge between two electrodes in a glass tube.

Synonyms

  • electric-discharge lamp

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Words that Rhyme with Greenhouse Gas

  • middle-class
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  • surpass
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  • impasse
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  • alsace
  • plasse
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  • morass
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  • klass
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  • harass
  • grasse
  • grass
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  • glass
  • glas
  • crass
  • class
  • brass

Example sentences of the word greenhouse-gas


1. Noun Phrase
Investigate the greenhouse gas emissions of current product designs and how recycling could reduce them.

2. Noun Phrase
According to Scientific American, deforestation is responsible for 15 percent of the greenhouse gases in the atmosphere.

3. Noun Phrase
Many biologists are worried about rising methane levels on Earth, since it’s a greenhouse gas.

4. Noun Phrase
The use of both commercial and organic fertilizers releases nitrous oxide, a powerful greenhouse gas.

2. greenhouse

noun. ['ˈgriːnˌhaʊs'] a building with glass walls and roof; for the cultivation and exhibition of plants under controlled conditions.

Synonyms

  • edifice
  • indoor garden
  • orangery
  • nursery
  • building
  • conservatory
  • glasshouse

Etymology

  • green (English)
  • grene (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • house (English)
  • hous (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. gas

noun. ['ˈgæs'] the state of matter distinguished from the solid and liquid states by: relatively low density and viscosity; relatively great expansion and contraction with changes in pressure and temperature; the ability to diffuse readily; and the spontaneous tendency to become distributed uniformly throughout any container.

Synonyms

  • gaseous state
  • state

Antonyms

  • stay
  • impure
  • defeat

Etymology

  • gas (Dutch)

4. gas

noun. ['ˈgæs'] a fluid in the gaseous state having neither independent shape nor volume and being able to expand indefinitely.

Synonyms

  • bottled gas
  • propylene
  • blowing gas
  • afterdamp
  • inert gas
  • butene
  • greenhouse gas
  • phosphine
  • hydrogen
  • teargas
  • butane
  • butylene
  • nitrogen
  • producer gas
  • blow gas
  • ozone
  • atomic number 8
  • propene
  • air
  • atmosphere
  • atomic number 9
  • poison gas
  • Cl
  • fluorine
  • ideal gas
  • N
  • nitrogen dioxide
  • sewer gas
  • cyanogen
  • mephitis
  • atomic number 1
  • fumes
  • propane
  • arsine
  • exhaust
  • formaldehyde
  • lachrymator
  • compressed gas
  • tear gas
  • fluid
  • firedamp
  • chlorine
  • methanal
  • inhalant
  • liquefied petroleum gas
  • ethylene
  • nitric oxide
  • noble gas
  • sulfur dioxide
  • H
  • ethene
  • phosgene
  • water gas
  • oxygen
  • F
  • atomic number 7
  • argonon
  • O
  • sulphur dioxide
  • atomic number 17
  • sublimate
  • greenhouse emission
  • lacrimator
  • methane
  • perfect gas
  • air gas

Antonyms

  • succeed
  • inhale
  • stay in place
  • come

Etymology

  • gas (Dutch)

5. gas

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

Synonyms

  • leaded gasoline
  • leaded petrol
  • unleaded gasoline
  • gasohol
  • napalm
  • gasolene
  • fuel
  • unleaded petrol
  • petrol
  • hydrocarbon

Antonyms

  • unleaded gasoline
  • beginning
  • failure
  • complain

Etymology

  • gas (Dutch)

6. gas

noun. ['ˈgæs'] a state of excessive gas in the alimentary canal.

Synonyms

  • physiological condition
  • flatulence
  • physiological state
  • flatulency

Antonyms

  • unchangeable
  • nondisposable
  • gaseous
  • solid

Etymology

  • gas (Dutch)

7. gas

noun. ['ˈgæs'] a pedal that controls the throttle valve.

Synonyms

  • foot lever
  • auto
  • car
  • accelerator
  • motorcar
  • aeroplane
  • gas pedal
  • treadle
  • automobile
  • gun
  • foot pedal
  • machine
  • accelerator pedal
  • pedal
  • plane
  • airplane

Antonyms

  • anticyclone
  • cyclone
  • refresh
  • fill

Etymology

  • gas (Dutch)

8. gas

verb. ['ˈgæs'] attack with gas; subject to gas fumes.

Synonyms

  • attack
  • teargas

Antonyms

  • deposit
  • inferior
  • dissatisfaction

Etymology

  • gas (Dutch)

9. gas

verb. ['ˈgæs'] show off.

Synonyms

  • shoot a line
  • blow
  • crow
  • hyperbolize
  • puff
  • hyperbolise
  • tout
  • overstate
  • gasconade
  • boast
  • exaggerate
  • magnify
  • bluster
  • amplify
  • overdraw
  • swash
  • brag
  • vaunt
  • gloat

Antonyms

  • criticize
  • lack
  • decrease
  • reduce

Etymology

  • gas (Dutch)

10. gas

noun. ['ˈgæs'] a fossil fuel in the gaseous state; used for cooking and heating homes.

Synonyms

  • methane
  • fossil fuel

Antonyms

  • exhale
  • depress
  • plain

Etymology

  • gas (Dutch)
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