Shall I ever be a dare-devil, intrepid, fire-eating sort of creature?
A fire-eating Irishman challenged a barrister, who gratified him by an acceptance.
One looked in vain for the fire-eating beau sabreur of a Murat.
Why, you fire-eating Hotspur, you began it yourself with a fling at the Irish.
"You don't look like a fire-eating, swashbuckling party to me," he said.