Nuclear fireball (1)



  • A ball of fire, especially one associated with an explosion.
  • A meteor bright enough to cast shadows.
  • A class of sailing dinghy with a single trapeze and a symmetrical spinnaker, sailed by a crew of two.
  • A charge made of a disc-shaped bomb shell, with four sets of flames, at the top, bottom and on either side.
  • A ball filled with combustibles to be thrown among enemies.


  • To explode in a ball of flame.
  • To pitch the ball very fast.
  • To attack with balls of fire.


  • fire + ball

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