Pronunciation of Vapor
/vˈe͡ɪpə/, /vˈeɪpə/, /v_ˈeɪ_p_ə/
Synonyms for vapor:
Other synonyms and related words:
Thunderhead, cirrus, cumulus, cumulo-stratus, nimbus, stratus, Strato-cumulus, cumulo-cirrus, Cirro-stratus, rain cloud, storm cloud, cumulo-nimbus, cumulo-cirro-stratus, Cirro-cumulus, haze, cloud, mist, thundercloud, cirro-velum.
fumes, mist (noun)
atmosphere, ethane, acetylene, hydrogen, carbon monoxide, natural gas, ether, nitrogen, ozone, helium, chlorine, nerve gas, ammonia, miasma, methane, argon, fume, neon, gas, butane, tear gas, xenon, laughing gas, rarefaction, carbon dioxide, oxygen.
exhalation, steam, fog.
vaporization, evaporation, vapour, vaporisation.
Usage examples for vapor:
- 29. Who, that is willing, cannot see from reason, that a man after death is not a mere vapor, of which no idea can be formed but as of a breath of wind, or of air and ether, and that such vapor constitutes or contains in it the human soul, which desires and expects conjunction with its body, in order that it may enjoy the bodily senses and their delights, as previously in the world? - "The Delights of Wisdom Pertaining to Conjugial Love", Emanuel Swedenborg.
- The vapor streamed across long rows of ragged pines that ran up among the rocks until they melted in the gloom. - "Partners of the Out-Trail", Harold Bindloss.
- Still, they looked thick and real whereas he and those around him seemed, in his sleep deprived state, to be disappearing like vapor. - "An Apostate: Nawin of Thais", Steven Sills.