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firehouse

[fahyuh r-hous]
noun, plural fire·hous·es [fahyuh r-hou-ziz] /ˈfaɪərˌhaʊ zɪz/.
  1. fire station.
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Origin of firehouse

First recorded in 1895–1900; fire + house
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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  • "All right, Firehouse," said Strong, using the man's nickname.

    Sabotage in Space

    Carey Rockwell

  • But listen, we'd do anything to be taken off this detail and get Firehouse off our necks.

    Sabotage in Space

    Carey Rockwell

  • Firehouse Tim Rush stated that they had deserted their stations.

    Sabotage in Space

    Carey Rockwell

  • The girls thought the firehouse itself was afire and ran shrieking around the room begging to be saved.

    Continuous Vaudeville

    Will M. Cressy

  • Startled, Roger whirled around to see Firehouse Tim behind him, his battered and beaten face clouded with rage.

    Sabotage in Space

    Carey Rockwell