1. [ noun ] a friction match with a large head that will stay alight in the wind
Synonyms: fuzee
Related terms: match
2. [ noun ] a colored flare used as a warning signal by trucks and trains
Synonyms: fuzee
Related terms: flare
3. [ noun ] a spirally grooved spindle in a clock that counteracts the diminishing power of the uncoiling mainspring
Synonyms: fusee_drive
Related terms: drive clock
4. [ noun ] any igniter by which an explosive charge is ignited
Synonyms: fuze fuzee primer priming fuse
Related terms: lighter detonating_fuse safety_fuse time-fuse prime
Similar spelling:   fuse