English

Definition of combustible adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

combustible

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//kəmˈbʌstəbl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//kəmˈbʌstəbl//
 
 
jump to other results
able to begin burning easily synonym flammable combustible material/gases Word Origin early 16th cent.: from Old French, from late Latin combustibilis, from Latin combust- ‘burnt up’, from the verb comburere.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: combustible