fuse fuse  /ˈfjuz/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an electrical device that can interrupt the flow of electrical current when it is overloaded
  2. (n) any igniter that is used to initiate the burning of a propellant
  3. (v) mix together different elements
  4. (v) become plastic or fluid or liquefied from heat
  5. (v) equip with a fuse; provide with a fuse
  6. (v) make liquid or plastic by heating

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. To fuse or not to fuse with the Communist Party, that was the critical question before the French Socialist Party.
  2. The struggle of the brain's visual centre to fuse these two images brings aches, pains and frazzled nerves.
  3. She employs cream of tartar instead of toxic chemical binders to fuse pigments to textiles.

News

  1. Fuse Network To Debut First Scripted Hip-Hop Dramedy 'The Hustle'

    FUSE Networks is bringing the rap hustle to the small screen with its first scripted series The Hustle . The special six-episode, half-hour dramedy puts the spotlight on the struggles of breaking it into the music biz, following up-and-coming rap duo Kutta and D, also known as "Brooklyn's Finest." As they try to juggle their friendship and aspirations, their childhood friend and A&R rep Ya-Ya ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Vibe Magazine

  2. Fuse Expands Current Programming Line-Up With Three Brand New Series: Insane Clown Posse Theater, G-Thing, and Big ...

    NEW YORK -- Fuse, the national music television network of The Madison Square Garden Company, today announced that it will be expanding its music-related programming line-up with the launch of three all ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Fuse Theatre Ensemble follows up on gay pride with first OUTwright Theatre Festival

    June 07--In 2011, Fuse Theatre Ensemble produced the Gay Pride Reading Series, a set of simple presentations of a few plays, such as "Love, Valor, Compassion."
    on June 8, 2013     Source: HispanicBusiness.com

Quotes

  1. "This could not be construed as being nuclear material. It is a component for the fuse in the nosecone for a nuclear system," Wynne said. "We are very concerned about it."
    on Mar 25, 2008 By: Michael W Wynne Source: TIME

  2. "I thought I got fouled on that play, and I said I thought that he was calling the game personal, and he threw me out," Iverson said. "His fuse is real short anyway, and I should have known that I couldn't say anything anyway. It's been...
    on Jan 2, 2007 By: Allen Iverson Source: USA Today

  3. "I've been chucked in the deep end with the best guys in the world," Pistorius said Tuesday. "There's a lot to learn. There never has been a Paralympic sprinter to fuse the gap between able-bodied and disabled sport. The next single amputee...
    on Jul 11, 2007 By: Oscar Pistorius Source: Seattle Times

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