Associations to the word «Heating»


HEATING, noun. A system that raises the temperature of a room or building. Compare heater.
HEATING, noun. The act of making something hot.
HEATING, adjective. Causing heat.
HEATING, verb. Present participle of heat
HEATING OIL, noun. A petroleum product used as fuel in a heating system, that does not require preheating for use.
HEATING SURFACE, noun. In a steam boiler, the aggregate surface exposed to fire or to the heated products of combustion, especially of all the plates or sheets that are exposed to water on their opposite surfaces.
HEATING UP, verb. Present participle of heat up

Dictionary definition

HEATING, noun. The process of becoming warmer; a rising temperature.
HEATING, noun. Utility to warm a building; "the heating system wasn't working"; "they have radiant heating".

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope