Definition of "fuses" []

  • A lead of combustible black powder in a waterproof covering (safety fuse), or a lead containing an explosive (detonating fuse), used to fire an explosive charge (noun)
  • Any device by which an explosive charge is ignited (noun)
  • To provide or equip with such a fuse (verb)
  • Plural form of fuse. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of fuse. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "fuses" in a sentence
  • "Then they ran further tests to see why people did not have double vision from picking out individual letters and found that the brain fuses the two signals that come in from the different eyes into one clear image, Liversedge said."
  • "He discovered a second set of main fuses inline with the first set in a box on the wall beside our driveway."
  • "There are solutions to the price-escalation wars, even though some have long-term fuses."