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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A flammable hydrocarbon oil used as fuel in lamps and heaters.

Usage examples (33)
  • Torches soaked in kerosene, ready to burn my house down?
  • When no peppers were available, we tried to steal a drink of kerosene from a lantern.
  • Yes, BUT played at night, with 6 inch diameter balls, soaked in kerosene and SET ALIGHT.
  • Well that and soak his robes in kerosene and hope he stands too close to a burning cross. for more
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