Definition of firebrat in English:

firebrat

noun

  • A fast-moving brownish insect, a type of bristletail, that frequents warm places indoors.

    • ‘Silverfish and firebrats are common household pests.’
    • ‘Silverfish and firebrats are active at night and hide during the day.’
    • ‘The firebrat prefers temperatures over 90 degrees F.’

Pronunciation:

firebrat

/ˈfī(ə)rˌbrat/