inflammable

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Inflammable \In*flam"ma*ble\, adjective [CF. F. inflammable.]

1. Capable of being easily set fire; easily enkindled; combustible; as, inflammable oils or spirits.

2. Excitable; irritable; irascible; easily provoked; as, an inflammable temper.

{Inflammable air}, the old chemical name for hydrogen.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

inflammable

adjective

1: easily ignited [syn: {flammable}, {inflammable}]


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