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gas

noun

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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

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3 slang a source of great satisfaction
  • that movie with the spectacular special effects was a gas

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gas

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of gas (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to engage in casual or rambling conversation
  • a group of kids in the mall, gassing about their favorite music

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“Gas.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gas. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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