Synonyms of 'backfire'

backlash, balefire, bang, blast, blaze, blowout, blowup, blow out, boom, boomerang, bounce, bounce back, bound, burst, bust, cannon, carom, combustion, comeback, conflagration, contrecoup, corposant, counterattack, counterblast, counterblow, counterinsurgency, countermeasure, counterrevolution, counterstroke, defense, detonate, detonation, discharge, explode, fall through, fire, fizzle, flame, flare, flash, flashing point, flicker, fulminate, fulmination, ignis fatuus, ignition, ingle, kick, kickback, let off, miss, rebound, rebuff, recalcitrate, recoil, repercussion, report, repulse, resile, resilience, retort, ricochet, set off, shoot, spring, touch off, watch fire, pyre, miscarry, explosion, crematory, campfire, bonfire, beacon, wildfire