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1. rust-colored

adjective. having the brown color of rust.

Synonyms

  • colored
  • colorful

Antonyms

  • colorlessness
  • white
  • natural

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Words that Rhyme with Rust Inhibitor

  • exhibitor

Example sentences of the word rust-inhibitor


1. Noun Phrase
If there was rust on the box, use a primer with a rust inhibitor.

2. Noun Phrase
Pour a bottle of radiator rust inhibitor into the radiator neck.

3. Noun Phrase
Paint on a rust inhibitor to protect the surface from future rusting or apply a rust-inhibiting metal primer.

4. Noun Phrase
Sand this off, and treat the metal with a *rust inhibitor* prior to painting.

2. inhibitor

noun. ['ˌɪnˈhɪbətɝ'] a substance that retards or stops an activity.

Synonyms

  • antioxidant
  • moderator
  • angiotensin II inhibitor
  • substance

Antonyms

  • activator
  • approval
  • disapproval
  • biocatalyst

3. rust

verb. ['ˈrʌst'] become destroyed by water, air, or a corrosive such as an acid.

Synonyms

  • crumble
  • fret
  • corrode
  • eat away
  • eat
  • dilapidate

Antonyms

  • jet
  • yellow-white
  • brown-grey
  • stone-gray

Etymology

  • rust (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. rust

adjective. ['ˈrʌst'] of the brown color of rust.

Synonyms

  • chromatic
  • rust-brown

Antonyms

  • stay
  • soundness
  • increment

Etymology

  • rust (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. rust

noun. ['ˈrʌst'] the formation of reddish-brown ferric oxides on iron by low-temperature oxidation in the presence of water.

Synonyms

  • rusting
  • erosion
  • corroding
  • oxidation
  • oxidization
  • ferric oxide
  • corrosion

Antonyms

  • reassure
  • new
  • skilled
  • rustless

Etymology

  • rust (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. rust

verb. ['ˈrʌst'] become coated with oxide.

Synonyms

  • oxidize
  • oxidise

Antonyms

  • brown-gray
  • grayish-white
  • gray

Etymology

  • rust (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. rust

noun. ['ˈrʌst'] any of various fungi causing rust disease in plants.

Synonyms

  • fungus
  • rust fungus
  • Gymnosporangium juniperi-virginianae
  • flax rust fungus
  • Melampsora lini
  • wheat rust
  • apple rust
  • Puccinia graminis
  • order Uredinales
  • cedar-apple rust
  • Cronartium ribicola
  • flax rust
  • aecium
  • aeciospore
  • blister rust

Antonyms

  • integrate
  • soothe
  • abstain
  • eat out

Etymology

  • rust (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. rust

noun. ['ˈrʌst'] a red or brown oxide coating on iron or steel caused by the action of oxygen and moisture.

Synonyms

  • ferric oxide
  • goethite

Antonyms

  • ebon
  • ink-black
  • bluish-gray

Etymology

  • rust (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. rust

noun. ['ˈrʌst'] a plant disease that produces a reddish-brown discoloration of leaves and stems; caused by various rust fungi.

Synonyms

  • plant disease
  • blister rust
  • white pine blister rust

Antonyms

  • deoxidize
  • deoxidise
  • off-white
  • blue-gray

Etymology

  • rust (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. rust

verb. ['ˈrʌst'] cause to deteriorate due to the action of water, air, or an acid.

Synonyms

  • corrode
  • eat

Antonyms

  • charcoal
  • grey-white
  • silvery-grey

Etymology

  • rust (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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