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firebug

noun

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a person who deliberately and unlawfully sets fire to a building or other property
  • after the second suspicious fire, police set a trap for the firebug

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The first known use of firebug was in 1869

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“Firebug.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/firebug. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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