Local media had been reporting that the arsonist was using some kind of Molotov cocktail to smash through the car windows.
Then someone tossed a Molotov cocktail into their hiding place, forcing them back onto the street.
The attack on the publication did not end with the Molotov cocktail thrown into its offices.
While Davis was campaigning for that most recent election, her office was attacked with a Molotov cocktail.
One landlord even paid somebody to hurl a Molotov cocktail into an apartment just to smoke out tenants and jack up rents.
A Molotov cocktail tumbled in an arc overhead and erupted briefly in a blaze.
I knew immediately that the chemistry was a Molotov cocktail.
I could have made a Molotov cocktail by filling it with gas and using the rag for a fuse.
1940, a term from Russo-Finnish War (used and satirically named by the Finns), from Molotov (from Russian molot "hammer") name taken by Vyacheslav Mikhailovich Skriabin (1890-1986), Soviet minister of foreign affairs 1939-1949.
An incendiary bomb made from a breakable container, such as a bottle, filled with flammable liquid and provided with a rag wick. Used by the Soviets against the invading German armies in World War II, these bombs were nicknamed after V. M. Molotov, a foreign minister of the Soviet Union at that time.
A haircut in which the side hair is shaved off, leaving a brushlike line of hair down the middle of the scalp: like this guy that comes into Mattie's all the time with a Mohawk/all make a good Mohawk
[1970s+; fr its fancied resemblance to the hairstyle of Mohawk Indian males; the style was much affected by the punk rockers]