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synonyms for fireball

  • aggressive
  • alive
  • bold
  • busy
  • determined
  • diligent
  • dynamic
  • eager
  • energetic
  • engaged
  • enthusiastic
  • forceful
  • intense
  • keen
  • lively
  • quick
  • ready
  • resolute
  • alert
  • daring
  • jumping
  • pushing
  • rapid
  • sharp
  • whiz
  • agile
  • animated
  • assiduous
  • brisk
  • bustling
  • chipper
  • dashing
  • dexterous
  • enlivened
  • enterprising
  • eventful
  • forcible
  • fresh
  • frisky
  • hard-working
  • high-spirited
  • hyper
  • industrious
  • inventive
  • nimble
  • on the move
  • perky
  • persevering
  • purposeful
  • sprightly
  • spry
  • zealous
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antonyms for fireball

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  • afraid
  • apathetic
  • calm
  • cowardly
  • disinterested
  • dispirited
  • dull
  • idle
  • ignorant
  • inactive
  • indifferent
  • irresolute
  • lazy
  • lethargic
  • lifeless
  • meek
  • quiet
  • slow
  • sluggish
  • stupid
  • uneducated
  • unenthusiastic
  • weak
  • abeyant
  • dormant
  • immobile
  • inert
  • quiescent
  • apathetic
  • cold
  • cool
  • dispassionate
  • frigid
  • happy
  • indifferent
  • unconcerned
  • unenthusiastic
  • unexcited
  • lethargic
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            How to use fireball in a sentence

            Earlier this month, a gleaming, 15-story rocket exploded in a massive fireball over a coastal testing facility near Brownsville, Texas.
            SPACEX STARSHIPS KEEP EXPLODING, BUT IT’S ALL PART OF ELON MUSK’S PLANERIK OLSENFEBRUARY 17, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
            Sometime before 1962, he added, it would have reentered Earth’s atmosphere and melted into an enormous fireball.
            LUNIK: INSIDE THE CIA’S AUDACIOUS PLOT TO STEAL A SOVIET SATELLITEBOBBIE JOHNSONJANUARY 28, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
            The rocket came in a little too hot, bursting into a fireball on the launchpad, which Musk on Twitter attributed to a low fuel tank pressure.
            SPACEX’S STARSHIP FLIES, BELLY FLOPS, AND BURSTS INTO FLAMESCHARLIE WOODDECEMBER 10, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
            The capsule created a brilliant fireball as it streaked through Earth’s atmosphere.
            HAYABUSA2’S ASTEROID DIRT MAY HOLD CLUES TO THE EARLY SOLAR SYSTEMLISA GROSSMANDECEMBER 7, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
            Cut a grape in half, pop it in the microwave, and you’ll get a tiny fireball of electrons and electrically-charged atoms.
            SCIENTISTS SAY: ATOMBETHANY BROOKSHIREJULY 20, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
            The Fireball, being much faster than the clumsy Brainchild, had left Earth later than the slower ship, and had arrived earlier.
            UNWISE CHILDGORDON RANDALL GARRETT
            The ugly, deep red fireball from the exploding wreckage was still growing as Clay slammed down on the fire-control panel.
            CODE THREERICK RAPHAEL
            Then one stopped transmitting; in the other screens, there was a rising fireball where she had been.
            THE COSMIC COMPUTERHENRY BEAM PIPER
            The gunboat was struggling to regain her equilibrium, and the aircar had vanished in a fireball.
            THE COSMIC COMPUTERHENRY BEAM PIPER
            On the upper turn Fireball and Harry Root found the pace too warm for them and dropped back.
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