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Synonyms for firefighter

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Wiktionary2.0 / 3 votes

  1. firefighternoun

    smoke eater

  2. firefighternoun

    A person who puts out fires.

    smoke eater

Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. fireman, firefighter, fire fighter, fire-eaternoun

    a member of a fire department who tries to extinguish fires

    fire-eater, stoker, fireman, reliever, hothead, fire fighter, relief pitcher, fire-swallower

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PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "firefighter":

    fireman, firefighters, firemen, firehouse, chimney, fire

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  1. Hillary Clinton:

    He has suggested that we invite Iranian troops into Syria, that is like asking the arsonist to be the firefighter. ...The challenges a President has to grapple with are beyond complicated but at home and abroad. That is why is it is the hardest job.

  2. Vince Crudele:

    It’s obvious he’s doing an inspection. Kevin’s wearing his blue wool firefighter pants, he’s got a radio and [a department] jacket and shirt on, it’s unfortunate that somebody would mistake an Oakland firefighter, a professional who would go into harm’s way every day to protect citizens, as someone who was there for criminal intent. Kevin’s out there doing his job well and representing the Oakland Fire Department with the highest integrity.

  3. Kelvin Cochran:

    Miss Maddie house’s the day that God convicted me in my heart that I wanted to be a firefighter when I grew up, all I thought about growing up in Shreveport was not being poor and being a firefighter.

  4. Christian Dalsgaard:

    Heat stress can make a firefighter collapse due to dehydration and temperature shock.

  5. Alison Thompson:

    It became so clear. I wasn't a firefighter or policeman but I needed to do something to help and it turns out everyone can.

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