Synonyms for combustion

Synonyms for (noun) combustion

Synonyms: burning, combustion

Definition: the act of burning something

Usage: the burning of leaves was prohibited by a town ordinance

Similar words: change of integrity

Definition: the act of changing the unity or wholeness of something


Synonyms: combustion, burning

Definition: a process in which a substance reacts with oxygen to give heat and light

Similar words: oxidation, oxidisation, oxidization

Definition: the process of oxidizing; the addition of oxygen to a compound with a loss of electrons; always occurs accompanied by reduction


Synonyms: combustion

Definition: a state of violent disturbance and excitement

Usage: combustion grew until revolt was unavoidable

Similar words: tumult, tumultuousness, uproar, garboil

Definition: a state of commotion and noise and confusion