bottled gas

  1. gas stored in portable cylinders under pressure.

Origin of bottled gas

First recorded in 1925–30

Words Nearby bottled gas Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use bottled gas in a sentence

  • Here the country dweller has a choice of bottled gas, electricity, or oil as fuels.

    If You're Going to Live in the Country | Thomas H. Ormsbee and Richmond Huntley
  • bottled gas furnished fuel for the kitchen range and there was a hot water heater.

    Double Challenge | James Arthur Kjelgaard
  • The oxygen would grow thinner and thinner, once our supplies of bottled gas ran out.

    Let'em Breathe Space | Lester del Rey

British Dictionary definitions for bottled gas

bottled gas

  1. butane or propane gas liquefied under pressure in portable containers and used in camping stoves, blowtorches, etc

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