Translations for FIREfaɪər

1

fire(noun)

anything that is burning, whether accidentally or not

a warm fire in the kitchen; Several houses were destroyed in a fire.

2

fire(verb)

(of china, pottery etc) to heat in an oven, or kiln, in order to harden and strengthen

The ceramic pots must be fired.

3

fire(noun)

an apparatus for heating

a gas fire; an electric fire.

4

fire(verb)

to make (someone) enthusiastic; to inspire

The story fired his imagination.

5

fire(noun)

the heat and light produced by burning

Fire is one of man's greatest benefits.

6

fire(verb)

to operate (a gun etc) by discharging a bullet etc from it

He fired his revolver three times.

7

fire(noun)

enthusiasm

with fire in his heart.

8

fire(verb)

to send out or discharge (a bullet etc) from a gun etc

He fired three bullets at the target.

9

fire(noun)

attack by gunfire

The soldiers were under fire.

10

fire(verb)

(often with at or on ) to aim and operate a gun at; to shoot at

They suddenly fired on us; She fired at the target.

11

fire(verb)

to send away someone from his/her job; to dismiss

He was fired from his last job for being late.

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

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