from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A bonfire, or a firing of guns, in token of joy.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- A fire kindled in a public place in token of joy; a bonfire; a firing of guns in token of joy.
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- noun obsolete A
- noun A celebratory salute made by firing
gunsinto the airsequentially along a line.
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From French, literally ‘fire of joy’.
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