fire raiser


a person who deliberately sets fire to property

Derived Formsfire raising, noun
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Examples from the Web for fire raiser

Historical Examples of fire raiser

  • You can only ruin me, but do you not know that I will have the power to denounce you as a fire-raiser?

    Fighting the Flames

    R.M. Ballantyne

  • The lintel of the fitting-shed protected the fire-raiser a little.

    A Tatter of Scarlet

    S. R. Crockett