[fahyuh r-uh n-brim-stohn] /ˈfaɪər ənˈbrɪmˌstoʊn/
threatening punishment in the hereafter:
a fire-and-brimstone sermon.
(of a sermon, preacher, etc) zealous, esp in threatening eternal damnation
noun 1. any of several omnivorous ants, as the migrant Solenopsis geminata originating in tropical and subtropical South America, having a sting that produces a burning sensation. noun 1. any mound-building predatory ant of the genus Solenopsis, of tropical and subtropical America, that can inflict a painful sting
noun 1. equipment for extinguishing destructive fires.
- Fire appliance
noun 1. another name for fire engine
noun 1. any area of a building that is enclosed by fire-resistant partitions.