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The meaning of Tinderbox

Tinderbox – definition

noun

A thing that is readily ignited.

Usage examples:

Dry winds and no rain have turned parts of the state into a tinderbox
noun

A box containing tinder, flint, a steel, and other items for kindling fires.

Usage examples:

Iron and flint i had in my brass tinderbox, and i knelt down by the rocky ledge and began to gather…
noun

A situation or place where sudden violence is likely

Usage examples:

The press seems to encourage violence in an area that is already a tinderbox.

Tinderbox translation into English

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火药箱

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Tondeldoos

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Poudrière, Briquet d'amadou, Endroit

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Zunderbüchse

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टिंडरबॉक्स, शीघ्रदाह्य रखने का बकसा

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Scatola di esca

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부싯깃 통, 성마른 사람, 화재 위험이 많은 건물

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Трутница, Очаг напряженности

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Yesquero

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