Definition of fireboat
: a ship equipped with firefighting apparatus
Recent Examples of fireboat from the Web
Two fireboats responded to the blaze, the DC Fire and EMS department said.
Highlighting the day’s activities at the harbor was a display by Los Angeles city and Navy fireboats, an aquatic show at Ft.
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