Definition of fire club in US English:

fire club


  • 1A firework or incendiary weapon consisting of a club or baton with a head of flammable or explosive material. Also simply: a flaming club.

  • 2US. An association of volunteer firefighters. Now historical.


Mid 17th century; earliest use found in John Bate (fl. 1626–1635), writer on mechanics. From fire + club.


fire club

/ˈfʌɪə klʌb/