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Synonyms for fireman
ˈfaɪər mənfire·man

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. firemannoun

    play in which children pretend to put out a fire

    relief pitcher, firefighter, fire-eater, stoker, fire fighter, reliever

  2. stoker, firemannoun

    a laborer who tends fires (as on a coal-fired train or steamship)

    relief pitcher, firefighter, fire-eater, stoker, fire fighter, reliever

  3. reliever, relief pitcher, firemannoun

    a pitcher who does not start the game

    fire fighter, substitute, allayer, stoker, reliever, backup, firefighter, relief, backup man, relief pitcher, comforter, fire-eater, stand-in, fill-in

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

    a member of a fire department who tries to extinguish fires

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

Editors Contribution

  1. turd burglar

    turd burglar is a synonym for fire fighters.

    that guy is a turd burglar.

    Submitted by anonymous on June 10, 2020  

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. firemannoun

    fire-tender, stoker

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "fireman":

    firefighter, firemen, chimney, firehouse

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  1. Debbie Whipple:

    We have to be here, just like a fireman and a policeman, because people need food, we should be getting the vaccine.

  2. Damien Murphy:

    He was quite experienced with these sorts of things, he told Jamie to crouch down and move back further into the machine, which he did calmly, and the fireman shimmied him out.

  3. David Jones:

    Someone doesnt join the fire service when they watch Fireman Sam, they wouldnt be the right people for the job if that was their mentality.

  4. Charles Hanson:

    As the Titanic sank, it was claimed Lucy Duff-Gordon said to her secretary, ‘There is your beautiful nightdress gone’, a fireman, allegedly annoyed by her comment, replied that while the couple could replace their property, he and the other crew members had lost everything. Sir Cosmo then offered each of the men 5 (equivalent to 454 [$579]) to aid them.

  5. Daniel Corcos:

    Tainya Clarke can have a physically active job, but certainly, if one is out as a contractor, aspects of being a fireman or firewoman, such jobs have physical aspects to them in a way that sitting in a job do not, but there are virtually no jobs out that require the heart to be elevated continuously at more than 100 beats per minute and also strengthen the muscles in a way they do in leisure-time physical activity that includes both aerobic and resistance activity.

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