Synonyms of fuel in English:

fuel


See definition of fuel

noun

1‘one aircraft ran out of fuel and had to ditch’

SYNONYMS

power source, combustible, propellant

petrol, diesel oil

North American gasoline, gas

2‘she got up to add more fuel to the fire’

SYNONYMS

firewood, wood, kindling, logs

coal, coke, anthracite

charcoal

oil, paraffin, kerosene

heat source

3‘we all need fuel to keep our bodies going’

SYNONYMS

nourishment, sustenance, nutriment, nutrition, food, fodder

4‘his antics added fuel to the Republican cause’

SYNONYMS

encouragement, incentive, ammunition, incitement, stimulus

provocation, goading


verb

1‘power stations fuelled by low-grade coal’

SYNONYMS

power, charge, fire, stoke up, supply with fuel

2‘pictures of the two of them together fuelled rumours’

SYNONYMS

stimulate, boost, encourage, intensify, fortify, support, nurture

incite, inflame, exacerbate, animate, vitalize, fan, feed, whip up

provoke, goad

ANTONYMS

dampen