refuel

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verb re·fu·el \(ˌ)rē-ˈfyü(-ə)l\

Definition of refuel

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to provide with additional fuel

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to take on additional fuel

Examples of refuel in a sentence

  1. The crew refueled the airplane.

  2. The airplane landed to refuel.

1811

First Known Use of refuel

1811


REFUEL Defined for English Language Learners

refuel

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verb re·fu·el \(ˌ)rē-ˈfyü(-ə)l\

Definition of refuel for English Language Learners

  • : to add fuel to (an airplane, a truck, etc.)


REFUEL Defined for Kids

refuel

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verb re·fu·el \ˌrē-ˈfyü-əl\

Definition of refuel for Students

refueled

refueling

  1. :  to provide with or take on more fuel


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