Synonyms for Bitumen:

n.

aggregate, boarding, asbestos, board, adobe, brownstone, caulk, cement, brick. resin (noun)
mineral pitch, pitch, ambergris, oleoresin, algin, varnish, amber, chicle, agar, frankincense, tar, coal tar, gum ammoniac, rosin, camphor, balsam, sealing wax, asphalt, guaiacum, mastic, gum shellac, copalite, myrrh, resin, gum, lacquer, shellac.

Other synonyms:

asbestos, boarding, caulk, brick, adobe, brownstone. cement. board, aggregate. Other relevant words:
brick, board, brownstone, caulk, cement.

Usage examples for bitumen

  1. This substance is like bitumen and is so easy to set on fire, that without touching it with any flame, it will catch light from the rays which are sent forth from a fire, burning the air which is between both. – Plutarch's Lives Volume III. by Plutarch
  2. His process consisted of coating a piece of plated silver or glass with asphaltum or bitumen and exposing the plate in the camera for a time varying in length from four to six hours. – Great Inventions and Discoveries by Willis Duff Piercy
  3. The mummy itself, too, is rather handsome, though that coat of bitumen on the back doesn't improve it. – The Eye of Osiris by R. Austin Freeman