A member of a fire department who fights fires.(noun)
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Use "firefighter" in a sentence
"Being a cop or a firefighter is a FAR cry from elected officials."
"(Soundbite of bell) SAGAL: A Wisconsin firefighter said rescuing a nine-year-old boy from inside a claw machine was made difficult by the fact the boy was quote blank."
"Eventually Callie must decide … which firefighter is the one that sets her heart on fire?"