fire-breathing

adjective
fire-breath·ing | \ ˈfī(-ə)r-ˌbrē-t͟hiŋ \

Definition of fire-breathing 

1 : breathing or appearing to breathe fire : able to produce a stream of fire from the mouth fire-breathing dragons

2 : intimidatingly or violently aggressive in speech and manner a fire-breathing orator

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fire-breather \ˈfī(-ə)r-ˌbrē-t͟hər \ noun

First Known Use of fire-breathing

1605, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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