What does the word fireman mean?

Usage examples for fireman

  1. He was the son of a fireman in one of the English collieries. – The Young Man and the World by Albert J. Beveridge
  2. They bribed a fireman or deck- hand or some one to keep 'em under cover. – Blindfolded by Earle Ashley Walcott
  3. The crowd that was with them ere rebels Had ten to our every man; But a fireman's a fireman, me covey, And he'll put out a fire if he can: So we run the masheen at a gallop, As easy as open and shut, And as fast as one feller went under, Another kept takin' der butt. – The Orpheus C. Kerr Papers. Series 1 by Robert H. Newell