fire-breathing

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caustic, vitriolic or scathing

Etymology:

  • fire + breathing
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Submitted on July 10, 2018

Additional definitions for 'fire-breathing':

fire-breathingCaustic, vitriolic or scathing.
fire-breathingThat emits flame from the mouth or nostrils.
fire-breathingThat shoots fire from the mouth or nostrils
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