What is backfire and what does backfire mean? Read about the definition and meaning of backfire

backfire

  1. Backfire is to bring a result opposite to that which was planned or expected
  2. Backfire is to start a fire deliberately in order to check a forest or prairie fire by creating a barren area in advance of it
  3. An explosion coming out of the breech of a firearm

Etymology & Origin of backfire

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