Definition of firetrap in English:

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firetrap

Pronunciation: /ˈfī(ə)rˌtrap/

noun

A building without proper provision for escape in case of fire.
Example sentences
  • The building is a fire trap, and the smoke alarms, which used to go off at all times, now don't work.
  • I have inspected the premises, and have concluded that I reside in an outrageous fire trap.
  • ‘It's a fire trap, always has been,’ Chelsea pronounces.

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Syllabification: fire·trap

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