Adjective(1) easily ignited
(1) It burst into flames after its highly inflammable gas ignited.(2) Clearing the top floor of all inflammable materials, lumber etc., will lessen the danger of fire, and prevent a fire spreading.(3) These have a greater capacity for overloading circuits which increases the risk of fire. You should also make sure the fuse box does not have inflammable material stored against or near it.(4) There was other inflammable material at hand in the 1760s.(5) Highly inflammable methane gas, pumped out harmlessly when mines were open, is building up in abandoned shafts and posing a potential threat to people living on the surface.(6) A water extinguisher can put out things like burning wood, paper or cardboard, but it does not work well on electrical fires or fires involving inflammable liquids.(7) Residents began clapping and chanting in support of the resistance and threw straw and other inflammable materials on the fire.(8) Some of the worst domestic fire outbreaks have been a result of keeping inflammable liquids in homes.(9) I saw a lot of highly inflammable materials stacked together while 30 to 40 gas bottles were moved from the scene.(10) If you are surrounded by easily available inflammable material, you don't have to worry about fuel economy.(11) A room in which inflammable gas and oxygen are regularly present, such as, perhaps, a chemical laboratory, is one in which every effort will be made to prevent the occurrence of electric sparks.(12) Pure phosphorus is a non-metallic solid which exists in three forms, one of them highly poisonous and spontaneously inflammable .(13) A thorough inspection of the complex 40-hectare site, which contains numerous highly inflammable gas and liquid gas storage and production facilities, would require weeks.(14) A rocket is a cylindrical metal object containing inflammable material, which, when ignited, propels the rocket to a significant height or distance.(15) The inquest was told that the fire was deliberately started when inflammable liquid was poured through the couple's letterbox and ignited using a wick made out of cotton-like material.(16) Bundles of goods containing inflammable material can be seen lying on foot paths blocking already narrow lanes.
1. flammable ::
2. combustible ::
3. incendiary ::
5. volatile ::
6. unstable ::
1. incombustible ::
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