firebrand - транскрипция, произношение и перевод онлайн

Транскрипция и произношение слова "firebrand" в британском и американском вариантах. Подробный перевод и примеры.

firebrand / головня, смутьян, головешка
[ˈfaɪə.brænd]
[ˈfaɪr-]
Перевод
имя существительное
головня
smut, brand, firebrand
смутьян
troublemaker, firebrand, mischief-maker
головешка
firebrand, brand
Определения
имя существительное
a person who is passionate about a particular cause, typically inciting change and taking radical action.
a political firebrand
a piece of burning wood.
In any case, it took a long time and a large number of men equipped with axes, swords, and firebrands to do such extensive damage that a whole community suffered economically.
Примеры
After a period as a youthful firebrand in the Radical Party, he joined the Greens.
a political firebrand
It's a feature of modern politics for some firebrand to declare that they're going to go into elected office and ‘clean things up’.
As is befitting of a 46-year-old, he looks more like a greying chartered accountant than a radical firebrand .
But if everything goes to plan, it will be fourth time lucky for the former union firebrand who has pulled off a remarkable political and personal transformation.
a political firebrand
His followers see in him a populist hero, but more than anything else he resembles a postmodern version of William Jennings Bryan, the Democratic firebrand whose demagoguery derailed the People's Party in 1896.
As Vermont governor, the liberal firebrand was a fiscal conservative with close ties to business
In any case, it took a long time and a large number of men equipped with axes, swords, and firebrands to do such extensive damage that a whole community suffered economically.
Amongst our current crop of careerist politicians, we simply don't have enough firebrands with a passionate commitment to pursuing genuine social change.