firebomb

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

fire +‎ bomb

NounEdit

firebomb (plural firebombs)

  1. A weapon that causes fire, an incendiary weapon.
    A Molotov cocktail is a simple firebomb.

TranslationsEdit

VerbEdit

firebomb (third-person singular simple present firebombs, present participle firebombing, simple past and past participle firebombed)

  1. (transitive) To attack with a firebomb.
    The rioters firebombed the parked car.
Last modified on 1 January 2014, at 11:32