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fireproof

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adjective fire·proof \ˈfī(-ə)r-ˌprüf\

Definition of fireproof

  1. :  proof against or resistant to fire

Examples of fireproof in a Sentence

  1. remember to store valuable papers in a fireproof box

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First Known Use of fireproof

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fireproof

verb fire·proof

Definition of fireproof

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to make fireproof

Examples of fireproof in a Sentence

  1. The building was not fireproofed.

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First Known Use of fireproof

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FIREPROOF Defined for English Language Learners

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fireproof

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adjective fire·proof \ˈfī(-ə)r-ˌprüf\

Definition of fireproof for English Language Learners

  • : not easily burned : not able to catch fire

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fireproof

verb fire·proof

Definition of fireproof for English Language Learners

  • : to make (something) safe from fire


FIREPROOF Defined for Kids

fireproof

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adjective fire·proof \ˈfīr-ˈprüf\

Definition of fireproof for Students

  1. :  not easily burned :  made safe against fire



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