Fume vs. Fuze

Fume vs. Fuze — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Fume and Fuze

Fumenoun

Vapor, gas, or smoke, especially if irritating, harmful, or strong.

Fuzenoun

Variant of fuse1.

Fumenoun

A strong or acrid odor.

Fuzenoun

An auxiliary device with explosive components, used to detonate a munition.

Fumenoun

A state of resentment or vexation.

Fuzeverb

To attach a fuze to.

Fumeverb

To subject to or treat with fumes.

Fuzenoun

any igniter that is used to initiate the burning of a propellant

Fumeverb

To give off in or as if in fumes.

Fumeverb

To emit fumes.

Fumeverb

To rise in fumes.

Fumeverb

To feel or show resentment or vexation.

Fumenoun

A gas or vapour/vapor that is strong-smelling or dangerous to inhale.

Don't stand around in there breathing the fumes while the adhesive cures.

Fumenoun

A material that has been vaporized from the solid or liquid state to the gas state and re-coalesced to the solid state.

Lead fume is a greyish powder, mainly comprising lead sulfate.

Fumenoun

Rage or excitement which deprives the mind of self-control.

the fumes of passion

Fumenoun

Anything unsubstantial or airy; idle conceit; vain imagination.

Fumenoun

The incense of praise; inordinate flattery.

Fumeverb

To emit fumes.

Fumeverb

To expose something (especially wood) to ammonia fumes in order to produce dark tints.

Fumeverb

To feel or express great anger.

He's still fuming about the argument they had yesterday.

Fumeverb

To be as in a mist; to be dulled and stupefied.

Fumeverb

To pass off in fumes or vapours.

Fumenoun

a cloud of fine particles suspended in a gas

Fumeverb

be mad, angry, or furious

Fumeverb

emit a cloud of fine particles;

The chimney was fuming

Fumeverb

treat with fumes, expose to fumes, especially with the aim of disinfecting or eradicating pests

Fumeverb

be wet with sweat or blood, as of one's face