ball of fire


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ball of fire

n. pl. balls of fire
A highly energetic or dynamic person. Also called fireball.

ball of fire

n
informal a very lively person
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ball of fire - a highly energetic and indefatigable personball of fire - a highly energetic and indefatigable person
doer, actor, worker - a person who acts and gets things done; "he's a principal actor in this affair"; "when you want something done get a doer"; "he's a miracle worker"
self-starter - an energetic person with unusual initiative
2.ball of fire - someone whose career progresses rapidlyball of fire - someone whose career progresses rapidly
doer, actor, worker - a person who acts and gets things done; "he's a principal actor in this affair"; "when you want something done get a doer"; "he's a miracle worker"
References in classic literature ?
The door of the hut was open, the moon lay low on the sky like a ball of fire far away.
To the north the disc of the sun seemed like a ball of fire, already horned by the cutting of the horizon.
When the man got up and lit the heater, a ball of fire caught the room.
SOME Everton 'royalty' will be making guest appearances when the highly-acclaimed play Ball of Fire returns to the stage this summer.
There was a "kaboom" accompanied by a big, blue ball of fire shooting out of the motor.
The climactic scene, during which The Wicker Man and - spoiler alert - Howie meet their destiny in a ball of fire, was shot on the clifftops of Burrow Head, near Isle of Whithorn, one of the most southerly points in Scotland.
That ball of fire was a large meteor, coming at the tail end of two major meteor showers -- the Taurid and the Leonid -- that occurred this month.
Horrified onlookers described seeing the plane flying low to the ground followed by a "huge ball of fire and black smoke".
Photographs taken by witnesses showed the burning aircraft ploughing across the road just yards from cars and a group of people, its canopy open and wing ablaze, engulfing traffic lights and roadwork cones and signs in a huge ball of fire.
Sources said most of the victims were burnt alive after the compressed natural gas (CNG) cylinders in the van exploded in a ball of fire following the head-on collision on Lahore road.
Chris Ramsey tweeted: "Look at that ball of fire in the sky
Afif Krisht, 55, who had dual British-Lebanese nationality, and an unnamed British national were on Ethiopian Airlines Flight 409 from Beirut to Addis Ababa when it burst into a ball of fire and plunged into the sea off Lebanon, just minutes after taking off in stormy weather.