fire extinguisher

noun

Definition of fire extinguisher

:a portable or wheeled apparatus for putting out small fires by ejecting extinguishing chemicals

First Known Use of fire extinguisher

1810


FIRE EXTINGUISHER Defined for English Language Learners

fire extinguisher

noun

Definition of fire extinguisher for English Language Learners

  • : a metal container filled with chemicals that is used to put out a fire


FIRE EXTINGUISHER Defined for Kids

fire extinguisher

noun

Definition of fire extinguisher for Students

:something (as a container filled with chemicals) used to put out a fire

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