Definition of Fuzee

1. Noun. A colored flare used as a warning signal by trucks and trains.

Exact synonyms: Fusee
Generic synonyms: Flare



2. Noun. A friction match with a large head that will stay alight in the wind.
Exact synonyms: Fusee
Generic synonyms: Friction Match, Lucifer, Match

3. Noun. Any igniter that is used to initiate the burning of a propellant.
Exact synonyms: Fuse, Fusee, Fuze, Primer, Priming
Specialized synonyms: Detonating Fuse, Safety Fuse, Time-fuse
Generic synonyms: Igniter, Ignitor, Light, Lighter
Derivative terms: Fuse, Prime

Definition of Fuzee

1. fusee [n -S] - See also: fusee

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Fuzee

futurize
futurized
futurizes
futurizing
futurological
futurologies
futurologist
futurologists
futurology
futzed
futzes
futzing
fuze
fuzed
fuzee (current term)
fuzees
fuzes
fuzil
fuzils
fuzing
fuzz
fuzz box
fuzz boxes
fuzz out
fuzz test
fuzz testing
fuzz tests
fuzzball

Literary usage of Fuzee

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1. Allen's Synonyms and Antonyms by Frederic Sturges Allen (1920)
"rug, felt, glib (hist.), bass. match, n. 1. fuze; spec. lunt. Î. Spec., referring to the matches in ordinary use: fusee or fuzee, Congreve, ..."

2. Diary of the American Revolution: From Newspapers and Original Documents by Frank Moore (1860)
"... the latter marched up with his fuzee presented, and demanded of Allen to surrender, who instantly complied, by laying down his arms, exclaiming, ..."

3. The Diary of the Revolution: A Centennial Volume Embracing the Current by Frank Moore (1876)
"... the latter marched up with his fuzee presented, and demanded of Allen to surrender, who instantly complied, by laying down his arms, exclaiming, ..."

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