Associations to the word «Wildfire»


WILDFIRE, noun. A rapidly spreading fire, especially one occurring in a wildland area.
WILDFIRE, noun. (historical) Greek fire, Byzantine fire.
WILDFIRE, noun. A spreading disease of the skin, particularly erysipelas.
WILDFIRE, noun. (figuratively) Something that acts quickly and uncontrollably.

Dictionary definition

WILDFIRE, noun. A raging and rapidly spreading conflagration.

Wise words

It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few.