Meaning of HEATING in English

HEATING

noun (esp. BrE ) ⇨ See also ↑ heat

ADJECTIVE

▪ electric , gas-fired ( BrE ), radiant ( AmE ), solar

gas-fired central ~

▪ central , domestic , home , space ( AmE ), underfloor

▪ water

VERB + HEATING

▪ have

The house has central ~.

▪ have on , keep on , leave on , use

We haven't had the ~ on this evening.

▪ put on , switch on ( esp. BrE ), turn on

They are afraid to put the ~ on because it's so expensive.

▪ switch off ( esp. BrE ), turn off

They have their ~ turned off during the morning.

▪ turn down , turn up

▪ fit , install , provide , put in

We're having central ~ installed.

HEATING + VERB

▪ be on , be on high , be on low

The ~ was on but the window was open.

The heating's on low.

▪ be off

▪ come on

▪ go off

Our ~ goes off at eleven o'clock and comes on again at seven.

▪ work

The ~ doesn't work.

▪ break down

The house was very cold because the ~ had broken down.

HEATING + NOUN

▪ bill ( BrE , AmE )

▪ system ( BrE , AmE )

What sort of ~ system does your new place have?

▪ oil ( BrE , AmE )

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