Definitions for Spitfireˈspɪtˌfaɪər

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word Spitfire

Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. a person of fiery temper.

Origin of spitfire:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. spitfire(noun)

    a highly emotional and quick-tempered person (especially a girl or woman)


  1. spitfire(Noun)

    A person with a fiery temper, someone easily provoked to anger.

  2. spitfire(Noun)

    A spirited young woman.

  3. Spitfire(ProperNoun)

    A single-seat fighter used by the RAF and allies during World War II, especially during the Battle of Britain.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Spitfire(noun)

    a violent, irascible, or passionate person


  1. Spitfire

    Spitfire is a metalcore band from Virginia Beach, Virginia. They first formed in the late 1990s and are currently signed to Goodfellow Records.


Find a translation for the Spitfire definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these Spitfire definitions with the community:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"Spitfire." STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 17 Dec. 2014. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for Spitfire?

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for Spitfire: