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like wildfire

Definition of like wildfire

informal

  1. :  very quickly <The new fad spread like wildfire.>



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wildfireplay
  1. :  a sweeping and destructive conflagration especially in a wilderness or a rural area

    :  greek fire

    :  a phosphorescent glow (as ignis fatuus or fox fire)


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