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ball of fire

An ambitious and enthusiastic person. I always knew that Lauren would grow up to be successful—she was a real ball of fire as a kid.
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ball of fire

 and fireball
an energetic and ambitious person; a go-getter. That guy is a real ball of fire when it comes to sales. I don't want to hire some young fireball. I need wisdom and thoughtfulness.
See also: ball, fire, of

ball of fire

A dynamic, energetic, and successful individual, as in I hope Pat joins us; she's a real ball of fire. [Slang; early 1800s]
See also: ball, fire, of

ball of fire

and fireball
n. an energetic and ambitious person; a go-getter. That guy is a real ball of fire when it comes to sales. Wilfred ain’t no fireball, but he gets his stuff in on time.
See also: ball, fire, of

fireball

verb
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For more information about The Fireball Run, go to: www.
Duration 2 seconds, colour silver/red, left a persistent train visible for a few seconds after the fireball, but no disintegration noted.
A paper on the very bright Leonid fireball that occurred at 04:07:45 UTC on 2011 November 19 appeared in the 2012 October Journal (J.
To show off the stunning sight of the Fireball flame, Burley have developed an extra large door window in order to perfectly capture the beauty of the living flame.
Today's science, Fox writes, tells us the original fireball is present in our brain when photons light up with new ideas and in the process of photosynthesis, the greening of the plants.
Astronomer David Reneke said it was unusual that the fireball was spotted across the globe, the Daily Mail reported.
About a minute later, the fireball crashed somewhere near the Brecon Beacons.
The Federal Aviation Administration said the fireball was a natural phenomenon, not flying space material, and a North Texas astronomer said that it was probably a pick-up truck-sized meteor with the consistency of concrete.
The Federal Aviation Administration said the fireball was a natural phenomenon, not flying space junk, and a North Texas astronomer said more specifically that it was probably a pickup truck-sized meteor with the consistency of concrete.
FIREBALL notched the Gulf Air & Ez Fit Mini Soccer League despite a 2-2 draw with main rivals Bahrain Rangers at Ez Fit premises in Saar.
Ciba Xymara Fireball combines unique effects and shade depth with excellent technical properties, according to the company.
It would turn the region into a fireball," he said.
com, Baton Rouge, has unveiled their newly refined luxury goods and services online platform, and announced their partnership with the 2nd Annual Fireball Run Transcontinental Rally to help find America's missing children.
All 157 passengers - including two small children - fled the Boeing 737 on inflated emergency slides before the plane burst into a fireball.
17 Remington Fireball introduced this year derives from the .