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gas

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of gas

  1. 1 boastful speech or writing all that gas about being the best fisherman in the world Synonyms of gas bluster, brag, braggadocio, bull [slang], cockalorum, fanfaronade, bombast, gasconade, grandiloquence, hot air, magniloquence, rant, rodomontade (also rhodomontade)Words Related to gas oratory, rhapsody, rhetoric; pomposity, turgidity, wind; bloviation, verbosity, windiness; babble, blab, chatter, drivel, gabble, gibber, gibberish, jabber, prattle; jawing, patter, prating, yammering; egotism, self-conceit, self-importance, swagger, vaunt

  2. 2 language that is impressive-sounding but not meaningful or sincere the candidate's pledge that he'll fight for the common people is just a lot of gas Synonyms of gas bombast, fustian, rhetoric, grandiloquence, hot air, oratory, verbiage, windWords Related to gas claptrap, drivel, gibberish, hogwash, humbug, jabberwocky, jazz, moonshine, nonsense; affectedness, floweriness, grandiosity, loftiness, pomposity, pretension, pretentiousness; garrulity, garrulousness, verboseness, verbosity, windiness, wordiness

  3. 3 slang  a source of great satisfaction that movie with the spectacular special effects was a gas Synonyms of gas delectation, feast, delight [slang], joy, kick, manna, pleasure, treatWords Related to gas amusement, diversion, entertainment, fun, recreation; comfort, relief, solace; gratification, indulgence; ambrosia

  4. 4 active strength of body or mind the tennis player ran out of gas toward the end of the long match Synonyms of gas beans, bounce, brio, dash, drive, dynamism, energy, esprit, vigor, get-up-and-go, ginger, go, gusto, hardihood, juice, life, moxie, oomph, pep, punch, sap, snap, starch, verve, vim, vinegar, vitality, zing, zipWords Related to gas animal spirits, animation, briskness, jauntiness, liveliness, snappiness, spirit, spiritedness, sprightliness, spunk, spunkiness, vibrance, vibrancy, vivaciousness, vivacity; ardor, élan, fervor, fire, passion, zeal; main, metal, mettle, might, muscle, potency, power, puissance, stamina, strength; brawniness, fitness, hardiness, huskiness, sturdiness, virility; health, healthiness, soundness, verdure, wellnessNear Antonyms of gas indolence, laziness; debilitation, debility, delicacy, disablement, enfeeblement, faintness, feebleness, frailness, frailty, impotence, impotency, infirmity, powerlessness, puniness, slightness, softness, tenderness, weakness; enervation, exhaustion, inanition, prostrationAntonyms of gas lethargy, listlessness, sluggishness, torpidity


gas

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of gas

  1. 1 to engage in casual or rambling conversation a group of kids in the mall, gassing about their favorite music Synonyms of gas babble, blab, cackle, chaffer [British], chatter, chin [slang], converse, gab, gabble, chat, jabber, jaw, kibitz (also kibbitz), natter, palaver, patter, prate, prattle, rap, rattle, run on, schmooze (or shmooze), talk, twitter, visitWords Related to gas gossip, tattle; descant, discuss, expatiate; yak (also yack), yammer, yap

  2. 2 slang  to give satisfaction to a swinging jazz set that really gassed the crowd Synonyms of gas agree (with), content, delight, feast, please [slang], glad [archaic], gladden, gratify, pleasure, rejoice, satisfy, suit, warmWords Related to gas appease, mollify, pacify, placate, soothe; assuage, quench, sate, satiate; excite, tickle, titillate; amuse, divert, entertain, treat; captivate, charm; galvanize, thrill; calm, comfort; cater (to), humor, indulge; coddle, mollycoddle, pamper, spoilNear Antonyms of gas aggravate, annoy, bother, bug, chafe, cross, exasperate, gall, get, grate, irk, irritate, nettle, peeve, perturb, pique, put out, ruffle, vex; anger, enrage, incense, inflame (also enflame), infuriate, madden, outrage, rankle, rile, roil, steam up; provoke, rouse; agitate, distress, disturb, fret, upset; harass, harry, pester; affront, insult, offendAntonyms of gas displease


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