1. [ noun ] (games) play in which children take the roles of firemen and pretend to put out a fire
Related terms: play
2. [ noun ] (work,transportation) a laborer who tends fires (as on a coal-fired train or steamship)
Synonyms: stoker
Related terms: laborer trainman stoke
3. [ noun ] (baseball,sport,softball,games) a pitcher who does not start the game
Synonyms: relief_pitcher reliever
Related terms: pitcher closer take_over
4. [ noun ] (work) a member of a fire department who tries to extinguish fires
Synonyms: fire_fighter fire-eater firefighter forefighter
Related terms: defender fire_warden fire_chief fire_department
Similar spelling:   Firman