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firehouse Line breaks: fire|house
Pronunciation: /ˈfʌɪəhaʊs/
(also firehall)

Definition of firehouse in English:


North American
A fire station.
Example sentences
  • ‘Believe it or not, there are some firehouses and police stations in the country that don't even have computers,’ says Miller.
  • Handmade posters of the missing are plastered in almost every neighbourhood, and candles and flowers have been placed in front of many of New York's firehouses and police stations.
  • Holding photographs of firehouses that are closing and schools in disrepair, they chanted, ‘Where's the jobs?’
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