English version

extinguisher

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishextinguisherex‧tin‧guish‧er /ɪkˈstɪŋɡwɪʃə $ -ər/ noun [countable]  x-refa fire extinguisher
Examples from the Corpus
extinguisherHis neck was broken when Sigsworth hit him with a fire extinguisher.He turned to look out his door window, to make sure some one was posted there with a fire extinguisher.Not all fire extinguishers are created equal, according to Robert Bowersox, the owners' son.Halons are used in fire extinguishers.Salesmen warning DOOR-TO-DOOR salesmen are posing as Fire Brigade representatives to sell potentially lethal fire extinguishers, it has been disclosed.Amerex has been recognized as a leader in the manufacturing of portable and wheeled fire extinguishers.
Pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
Click on the pictures to check.
Word of the day priceless extremely valuable