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English definition of “fire-eater”

fire-eater

noun [C]     /ˈfaɪərˌiː.tər/ US  /ˈfaɪrˌiː.t̬ɚ/
a performer who entertains people by seeming to swallow flames Carnival, fairground and circusEntertainers in general
(Definition of fire-eater noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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