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Definition 1: play in which children pretend to put out a fire - [noun denoting act]

(fireman is a kind of ...) activity by children that is guided more by imagination than by fixed rules

"Freud believed in the utility of play to a small child"

Definition 2: a member of a fire department who tries to extinguish fires - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for fireman in the sense of this definition

(fireman is a kind of ...) a person who cares for persons or property

(... is a kind of fireman ) the head of a fire department

(... is a kind of fireman ) an official who is responsible for managing and protecting an area of forest

(... is a member of fireman) the department of local government responsible for preventing and extinguishing fires

Definition 3: a laborer who tends fires (as on a coal-fired train or steamship) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for fireman in the sense of this definition

(fireman is a kind of ...) someone who works with their hands; someone engaged in manual labor

Definition 4: a pitcher who does not start the game - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for fireman in the sense of this definition

(fireman is a kind of ...) (baseball) the person who does the pitching

"our pitcher has a sore arm"

(... is a kind of fireman ) (baseball) a relief pitcher who can protect a lead in the last inning or two of the game

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