fuel (plural fuels)
- Substance consumed to provide energy through combustion, or through chemical or nuclear reaction.
- Substance that provides nourishment for a living organism; food.
- (figuratively) Something that stimulates, encourages or maintains an action.
- His books were fuel for the revolution. Money is the fuel for economy.
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fuel (third-person singular simple present fuels, present participle fueling, simple past and past participle fueled) fuel (third-person singular simple present fuels, present participle fuelling, simple past and past participle fuelled)
- to provide fuel
- to exacerbate, to cause to grow or become greater
- fuelled and fuelling are mainly Australian, New Zealand, and British spellings.
- fueled and fueling are mainly US spellings.
fuel m (plural fuels)