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gas·sy

 (găs′ē)
adj. gas·si·er, gas·si·est
1. Containing or full of gas.
2. Resembling gas.
3. Slang Bombastic or boastful.
4.
a. Flatulent.
b. Causing flatulence: gassy foods.

gas′si·ness n.

gassy

(ˈɡæsɪ)
adj, -sier or -siest
1. filled with, containing, or resembling gas
2. informal full of idle or vapid talk
ˈgassiness n

gas•sy

(ˈgæs i)

adj. -si•er, -si•est.
1. full of or containing gas.
2. resembling gas.
3. flatulent.
4. Slang. given to idle, empty talk.
[1750–60]
gas′si•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.gassy - resembling gas
gaseous - existing as or having characteristics of a gas; "steam is water is the gaseous state"
2.gassy - suffering from excessive gas in the alimentary canal
unhealthy - not in or exhibiting good health in body or mind; "unhealthy ulcers"
Translations
غازيّ
šumivý
brusendekulsyreholdig
szénsavas
fullur af gasi/gosi
gaz dolugazlı

gassy

[ˈgæsɪ] ADJ (gassier (compar) (gassiest (superl))) → gaseoso

gassy

[ˈgæsi] adj [drink] → gazeux/eusegas tank n (US)réservoir m d'essencegas tap n
[cooker] → bouton m (de cuisinière à gaz)
(on pipe)robinet m à or du gaz

gassy

adj (+er)
(Sci) → gasförmig; it smells gassyes riecht nach Gas
(inf) persongeschwätzig

gassy

[ˈgæsɪ] adj (usu pej) → troppo gassato/a

gas

(gӕs) noun
1. a substance like air. Oxygen is a gas.
2. any gas which is used for heating, cooking etc.
3. a gas which is used by dentists as an anaesthetic.
4. a poisonous or irritating gas used in war etc. The police used tear gas to control the riot.
verbpast tense, past participle gassed
to poison or kill (a person or animal) with gas. He was gassed during World War I.
gaseous (ˈgӕsiəs) adjective
of or like (a) gas. a gaseous substance.
ˈgassy adjective
full of gas. gassy lemonade.
ˈgassiness noun
gas chamber
a room in which people are killed by means of gas. Many people were sent to the gas chamber in World War II.
gas mask
something which is used to cover the face to prevent a person breathing poisonous gas.
gas meter
an instrument which measures the amount of gas which is used.
gasoline, gasolene (ˈgӕsəliːn) noun
(American. also gas) petrol.
gas station
(American) a petrol station.
ˈgasworks noun singular
a place where gas is made. The gasworks is rather an ugly building.
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They produce met allurgical coal from some of the deepest and gassiest mines.
This seems to make him more hyperactive than if he had pure essence of nuggets in a solution of the gassiest of fizzy drinks intravenously injected into him continuously for a years.
8 seam is also among the gassiest coal regions, which has left a perfect storm of sorts for longwall operators seeking to get the most from their mines.