fireball

Definitions of fireball
1

n an especially luminous meteor (sometimes exploding)

Synonyms:
bolide
Type of:
meteor, shooting star
a streak of light in the sky at night that results when a meteoroid hits the earth's atmosphere and air friction causes the meteoroid to melt or vaporize or explode

n a ball of fire (such as the sun or a ball-shaped discharge of lightning)

Type of:
ball, globe, orb
an object with a spherical shape

n the luminous center of a nuclear explosion

Type of:
ball, globe, orb
an object with a spherical shape

n a highly energetic and indefatigable person

Synonyms:
ball of fire, human dynamo, powerhouse
Types:
self-starter
an energetic person with unusual initiative
Type of:
actor, doer, worker
a person who acts and gets things done

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