Meaning of “fumigator” in the English Dictionary


"fumigator" in English

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fumigatornoun [ C ]

uk /ˈfjuː.mɪ.ɡeɪ.tər/ us /ˈfjuː.mə.ɡeɪ.t̬ɚ/

Examples from literature

  • After a few weeks, with the lice increasing every day, we raised such a row about them that the guards took us to the fumigator. 
  • It is because we all believe in it that we use antiseptics and fumigators and fly screens. 
  • The Pack Store orderlies have carried off their loot of dirty khaki tunics and trousers for the fumigator. 

(Definition of “fumigator” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)