Refuel - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌriːˈfjuːəl|  American pronunciation of the word refuel
Brit.  |riːˈfjuː(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word refuel


- provide with additional fuel, as of aircraft, ships, and cars
- take on more fuel, as of a plane, ship, or car


The crew refueled the airplane.

The airplane landed to refuel.

The plane was refuelled in Dubai.

The attack refuelled fears of war.

The train stopped to refuel at the midpoint between New York and Chicago.

Word forms

I/you/we/they: refuel
he/she/it: refuels
present participle: refuelling
past tense: refuelled
past participle: refuelled
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