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n. - A building that would be hard to escape from if it were to go up in flames

Usage examples (34)
  • So, at 6 a.m. I begin tearing down all my stuff which takes about an hour now thanks to the firetrap which is my lighting system.
  • We carried no insurance, and so many would say we had a "firetrap" there.
  • Just like the gossip that spread from locker to locker, a farm of cubicles is the perfect "firetrap" for rumors.
  • In that firetrap way up there with but a single door for more
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