Meaning of “firestorm” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “firestorm” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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firestormnoun [ C ]

us /ˈfɑɪər·stɔrm/

a sudden, and sometimes violent reaction:

The senator's remarks caused a firestorm of protest.

(Definition of “firestorm” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)