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Synonyms for firebomb

a bomb that is designed to start fires

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attack with incendiary bombs

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My friends then hurled the firebombs at a car that refused to stop as I stood and watched.
Much of the testimony this week hinged on whether John Yang used the pseudonym "Chi'' -- the name firebomb suspects gave authorities for their leader.
Terrorists are now stepping up their campaign against schools, trying to turn educational establishments into centres to stock firebombs.
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An MDC spokesman said that militants linked to Mugabe's party were seen in the area before the firebomb at tackon the home of one party activist.
He was disarmed by his wife's son after threatening to firebomb the house.
Shintaro Ishihara on Friday refused to withdraw his remark that there were ''appropriate reasons'' for Deputy Foreign Minister Hitoshi Tanaka to be targeted in a firebomb attack by a rightist group.
The letter, dated Wednesday, said the senders ''launched a revolutionary firebomb attack of anger'' against the society, whose members penned the textbook vehemently criticized by China and South Korea as glossing over Japan's wartime atrocities.
AMERICAN FORESTS was among the first publications to report on attempts by the Japanese to firebomb West Coast woodlands via the use of incendiary balloons and small aircraft launched from submarines (see "The Year They Firebombed the West" in the May/June 1993 issue).
Palestine: Palestinian was shot early Monday by Israeli soldiers who said he had hurled a firebomb at them in the southern West Bank city of Hebron.
Two other men suspected of being involved in the firebomb attack are thought to have left the country for Bangladesh after the incident.
An Israeli military spokesman said soldiers had opened fire before dawn at three protesters in a village near the West Bank town of Ramallah, one of whom held a firebomb, and had hit one of them.
Rioters defied emergency laws that took effect today, as they looted and burned two superstores, set fire to a newspaper office and paralysed France's second-largest city's subway system with a firebomb.
POLICE patrols in a North Wales village were stepped up last night after a family's house was targeted in a firebomb attack.
Prison couple tried to fire-bomb pub Two former prison officers who tried to firebomb a Black Country pub after they were ejected for starting a fight were both jailed for four years yesterday.