Word of the Day
Apps by Dictionary
Why was "tantrum" trending last week?
a tank containing the gasoline supply in a car, truck, or other gasoline-engine vehicle.
a storage tank for gas or gasoline.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for
Think about it every time you fill up your
and consider where you hare earned money is really going.
The ones disappointed are the moms looking at their wallet as the
is topped off.
One had to stop nearly as frequently to add oil as to fill the
is empty, but we've got a tank of gas sitting on the lawn next to the car.
Right now, people don't seem to want to put aside the convenience of a
in order to help the environment.
But you'd better not put said water directly in your
and the atmosphere, which is much a much bigger tank than the one with gas in it.
Give me a
fire any day over that explosion.
Which means your rather expensive low-pressure turbine system becomes about as useful as a car with an empty
And if you want to go farther, all you need is a bigger
Discover our greatest slideshows
The Hair of the Dog: 9 Dog Idioms...
Was spring actually called "Lent"...
15 Shades of Green: Emerald...
Beyond Leprechauns: 7 Creatures of...
Browse more topics on our blog
What Is the Difference Between Discreet and Discrete?
Learn the correct uses of these two commonly confused homophones.
What Character Was Removed from the Alphabet?
What mistaken pronunciation gave this character its name?
This small mark has two primary uses: to signify possession or omitted letters.
How Do I Get a Word into the Dictionary?
People invent new words all the time, but which ones actually make it?
Word of the Day
Difficulty index for
Few English speakers likely know this word
Word Value for
Words With Friends
Nearby words for gas tank
gas gangrene antitoxin
gas plasma display
gas something up