- nounADJECTIVE▪ convector (BrE), fan (esp. BrE), storage (BrE)▪ portable▪ electric, gas, kerosene (esp. AmE), oil, paraffin (BrE)▪ greenhouse, pool, room, space (AmE), water▪ hot-water (esp. AmE), immersion (BrE)VERB + HEATER▪ have off, have on▪ turn off, turn on▪ turn down, turn up▪ installHEATER + VERB▪ be off, be on▪
Even with the heater full on, the room felt cold.
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