adverb see inflammable

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Inflammably — In*flam ma*bly ([i^]n*fl[a^]m m[.a]*bl[y^]), adv. In an inflammable manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • inflammably — inflammable ► ADJECTIVE ▪ easily set on fire. ► NOUN ▪ a substance which is easily set on fire. DERIVATIVES inflammability noun inflammableness noun inflammably adverb. USAGE The words inflammable and …   English terms dictionary

  • inflammably — See inflammability. * * * …   Universalium

  • inflammably — in·flam·ma·bly …   English syllables

  • inflammably — adverb see inflammable I * * * inflammˈably adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑inflammable …   Useful english dictionary

  • inflammable — adjective Etymology: French, from Medieval Latin inflammabilis, from Latin inflammare Date: 1605 1. flammable 2. easily inflamed, excited, or angered ; irascible • inflammability noun • inflammable noun • inflammableness …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • inflammable — inflammability, inflammableness, n. inflammably, adv. /in flam euh beuhl/, adj. 1. capable of being set on fire; combustible; flammable. 2. easily aroused or excited, as to passion or anger; irascible: an inflammable disposition. n. 3. something… …   Universalium

  • inflammable — adjective easily set on fire. noun a substance which is easily set on fire. Derivatives inflammability noun inflammableness noun inflammably adverb Usage The words inflammable and flammable both mean ‘easily set on fire’. Inflammable is …   English new terms dictionary

  • inflammable — /ɪnˈflæməbəl / (say in flamuhbuhl) adjective 1. capable of being set on fire; combustible. Compare flammable. 2. easily roused to passion; excitable: *Sunday drivers responded … to the fierce, dry wind with feverish irritation and inflammable… …   Australian English dictionary

  • non-inflammable — /nɒn ɪnˈflæməbəl/ (say non in flamuhbuhl) adjective not easily set alight. –non inflammably, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

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