1. [ verb ] mix together different elements
Synonyms: mix merge coalesce combine immix commingle meld conflate flux blend

"The colors blend well" "fuse the clutter of detail into a rich narrative"--A. Schlesinger

Related terms: change_integrity blend_in absorb melt conjugate admix accrete alloy syncretize gauge stump assortment combination mixture mix concoction blend mix coalescence blend coalition fusion mixer flux
2. [ verb ] become plastic or fluid or liquefied from heat

"The substances fused at a very high temperature"

Related terms: liquefy heat
3. [ noun ] (physics,electricity) electrical device that can interrupt the flow of electrical current when it is overloaded
Synonyms: electrical_fuse
Related terms: electrical_device circuit_breaker plug_fuse cartridge_fuse
4. [ verb ] make liquid or plastic by heating

"The storm fused the electric mains"

Related terms: melt
5. [ verb ] equip with a fuse; provide with a fuse
Related terms: defuse equip
6. [ noun ] any igniter by which an explosive charge is ignited
Synonyms: fusee fuzee primer priming fuze
Related terms: lighter detonating_fuse safety_fuse time-fuse prime
Similar spelling:   fusee