Synonyms for ignition

Synonyms for (noun) ignition

Synonyms: ignition, inflammation, firing, lighting, kindling

Definition: the act of setting something on fire

Similar words: burning, combustion

Definition: the act of burning something

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

Synonyms: ignition, ignition system

Definition: the mechanism that ignites the fuel in an internal-combustion engine

Similar words: mechanism

Definition: device consisting of a piece of machinery; has moving parts that perform some function

Synonyms: ignition

Definition: the process of initiating combustion or catching fire

Similar words: fire, flame, flaming

Definition: the process of combustion of inflammable materials producing heat and light and (often) smoke

Usage: fire was one of our ancestors' first discoveries

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