Barn-burner

What is Barn-burner?

Barn-burner definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun
Informal. something that is highly exciting, impressive, etc.: The All Stars game was a real barnburner.
Chiefly Pennsylvania. a wooden friction match.
(initial capital letter) a member of the progressive faction in the Democratic Party in New York State 1845a??52.Compare Hunker.

 

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