fire-stop

noun \ ˈfī(-ə)r-ˌstäp \

Definition of fire-stop

:material used to close open parts especially of a building for preventing the spread of fire

fire-stop

transitive verb

First Known Use of fire-stop

1897


Learn More about fire-stop


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up fire-stop? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to conform or adhere

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!