fire-breathing love

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Expelling fire from the mouth.
  • adjective Filled with angry and forceful rhetoric or speech.
  • noun The act of a performer who takes an accelerant into the mouth and then ejects a large flame.
  • noun Angry and forceful rhetoric or speech.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective of a fabled animal, such as a dragon That emits flame from the mouth or nostrils
  • adjective idiomatic caustic, vitriolic or scathing

Etymologies

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From fire + breathing.

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