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SQUIB (squibbed, squibbing)

 Dictionary entry overview: What does squib mean? 

SQUIB (noun)
  The noun SQUIB has 1 sense:

1. firework consisting of a tube filled with powder (as a broken firecracker) that burns with a fizzing noise

  Familiarity information: SQUIB used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SQUIB (noun)


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Meaning:

Firework consisting of a tube filled with powder (as a broken firecracker) that burns with a fizzing noise

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Hypernyms ("squib" is a kind of...):

firework; pyrotechnic ((usually plural) a device with an explosive that burns at a low rate and with colored flames; can be used to illuminate areas or send signals etc.)


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