• To attack or kill with poison gas.
  • To talk in a boastful or vapid way; chatter.
  • To impose upon by talking boastfully.
  • To emit gas.
  • To impregnate with gas.
  • To singe, as in a gas flame, so as to remove loose fibers.
  • To give a vehicle more fuel in order to accelerate it.
  • To fill (a vehicle's fuel tank) with fuel.



  • Borrowed from Dutch gas , . Derived from Dutch chaos, from Ancient Greek χάος; perhaps inspired by geest.
  • Compare the slang usage of "a gas", above.

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