Associations to the word «Vapour»

Wiktionary

VAPOUR, noun. Cloudy diffused matter such as mist, steam or fumes suspended in the air.
VAPOUR, noun. The gaseous state of a substance that is normally a solid or liquid.
VAPOUR, noun. (obsolete) Wind; flatulence.
VAPOUR, noun. Something unsubstantial, fleeting, or transitory; unreal fancy; vain imagination; idle talk; boasting.
VAPOUR, noun. (archaic) Hypochondria; melancholy; the blues; hysteria, or other nervous disorder.
VAPOUR, noun. (dated) Any medicinal agent designed for administration in the form of inhaled vapour.
VAPOUR, verb. (intransitive) To become vapour; to be emitted or circulated as vapour.
VAPOUR, verb. (transitive) To turn into vapour.
VAPOUR, verb. (intransitive) To use insubstantial language; to boast or bluster.
VAPOUR, verb. To emit vapour or fumes.
VAPOUR, verb. (intransitive) To become vapour; to be emitted or circulated as vapour.
VAPOUR, verb. (transitive) To turn into vapour.
VAPOUR, verb. (intransitive) To use insubstantial language; to boast or bluster.
VAPOUR DENSITIES, noun. Plural of vapour density
VAPOUR DENSITY, noun. (physics) The ratio of the density of a gas to the density of hydrogen at the same temperature and pressure.
VAPOUR PRESSURE, noun. (British) Alternative spelling of vapor pressure
VAPOUR PRESSURES, noun. Plural of vapour pressure
VAPOUR TRAIL, noun. (British) A contrail.

Dictionary definition

VAPOUR, noun. A visible suspension in the air of particles of some substance.
VAPOUR, noun. The process of becoming a vapor.

Wise words

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