fire escape

noun

Definition of fire escape

  1. :  a device for escape from a burning building; especially :  a metal stairway attached to the outside of a building

1725

First Known Use of fire escape

1725


FIRE ESCAPE Defined for English Language Learners

fire escape

noun

Definition of fire escape for English Language Learners

  • : a stairway or ladder that can be used to escape from a burning building


FIRE ESCAPE Defined for Kids

fire escape

noun

Definition of fire escape for Students

  1. :  a stairway that provides a way of escape from a building in case of fire



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