fuelled fuelled  /ˈfju əld/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a substance that can be consumed to produce energy
  2. (v) provide with a combustible substance that provides energy
  3. (v) provide with fuel
  4. (v) take in fuel, as of a ship
  5. (v) stimulate

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. CON: Some argue that his advancement on Idol was fuelled by Howard Stern's votefortheworst.
  2. He later relied upon his heroic account of the escape to build up the folklore that fuelled his strongman image.
  3. Yet the findings, published by El Periodico on July 17, are about more than that one shot or the Capa mythology it fuelled.

News

  1. 'World's Cheapest Car' Getting Pricier

    The compressed natural gas-fuelled version of the Nano is expected to hit showrooms within the next 90 days. The compressed natural gas-fuelled version of the Nano is expected to hit showrooms within the next 90 days. read more
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Industry Week

  2. European stocks remain higher in thin trade; Dax up 0.08%

    Investing.com - European stocks remained higher in thin trade on Friday, after positive euro zone data and as market sentiment recovered after sharp losses were fuelled by Federal Reserve
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  3. Stibo Systems Continues Record Year Over Year Growth and Industry Momentum

    READING, England, June 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Fuelled by significant global adoption and solid sales of its award-winning multi-domain master data management (MDM) solution , Stibo Systems today announced ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "This is a landmark decision and sweeping legal victory over the launch aid subsidies that fuelled the rise of Airbus and that continue to provide its products a major cost advantage," Boeing Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Jim...
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Jim McNerney Source: GulfNews

  2. "John McCain's campaign and the Republican National Committee are fuelled by contributions from Washington lobbyists and special interest (political action committees)," Obama said. "And we've already seen that he's not going to stop the...
    on Jun 19, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: Canada.com

  3. "Still, without a shred of truth or evidence to the contrary, the Statesman has engaged in this witch hunt. In pleading guilty, I overreacted in Minneapolis because of the stress the Idaho Statesman investigation and the rumors it has fuelled all...
    on Aug 29, 2007 By: Larry Craig Source: FOXNews

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