Meaning of FUEL in English


Function: verb

Inflected Form: -eled or -elled ; -el · ing or -el · ling

Date: 1592

transitive verb

1 : to provide with fuel

2 : SUPPORT , STIMULATE <movement is fuel ed by massive grants-in-aid ― Allen Schick>

intransitive verb : to take in fuel ― often used with up

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.