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English noun: firebomb

1. firebomb (artifact) a bomb that is designed to start fires; is most effective against flammable targets (such as fuel)

Synonymsincendiary, incendiary bomb

Broader (hypernym)bomb

English verb: firebomb

1. firebomb (competition) attack with incendiary bombs

SamplesThe rioters fire-bombed the stores.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Broader (hypernym)bomb, bombard

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