Definisi 'backfire'

English to English
noun
1 the backward escape of gases and unburned gunpowder after a gun is fired Terjemahkan
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2 a loud noise made by the explosion of fuel in the manifold or exhaust of an internal combustion engine Terjemahkan
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3 a fire that is set intentionally in order to slow an approaching forest fire or grassfire by clearing a burned area in its path Terjemahkan
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4 a miscalculation that recoils on its maker Terjemahkan
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verb
5 come back to the originator of an action with an undesired effect Terjemahkan
Example:
Your comments may backfire and cause you a lot of trouble
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6 emit a loud noise as a result of undergoing a backfire Terjemahkan
Example:
My old car backfires all the time
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7 set a controlled fire to halt an advancing forest to prairie fire Terjemahkan
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8 To have or experience a back fire or back fires; -- said of an internal-combustion engine. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
boomerang, backlash, recoil, miscalculation, misestimation, misreckoning, fire, blowup, burn, back-blast, backblast,

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More Word(s)
boomerang, backlash, recoil, miscalculation, misestimation, misreckoning, fire, blowup, burn, back-blast, backblast,
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