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Fire

Meanings and phrases

fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the event of something burning (often destructive)
  2. the act of firing weapons or artillery at an enemy; firing
  3. the process of combustion of inflammable materials producing heat and light and (often) smoke; flame; flaming
  4. a fireplace in which a relatively small fire is burning
  5. feelings of great warmth and intensity; ardor; ardour; fervor; fervour; fervency; fervidness
  6. once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles)
  7. fuel that is burning and is used as a means for cooking
  8. a severe trial
  9. intense adverse criticism; attack; flak; flack; blast

fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. start firing a weapon; open fire
  2. cause to go off; discharge
  3. bake in a kiln so as to harden
  4. terminate the employment of; discharge from an office or position; displace; give notice; can; dismiss; give the axe; send away; sack; force out; give the sack; terminate
  5. go off or discharge; discharge; go off
  6. call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses); arouse; elicit; enkindle; kindle; evoke; raise; provoke
  7. destroy by fire; burn; burn down
  8. drive out or away by or as if by fire
  9. provide with fuel; fuel

European fire salamander

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a kind of European salamander; Salamandra salamandra

Greek fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a mixture used by Byzantine Greeks that was often shot at adversaries; catches fire when wetted

Mexican fire plant

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. poinsettia of United States and eastern Mexico; often confused with Euphorbia heterophylla; fire-on-the-mountain; painted leaf; Euphorbia cyathophora

Saint Anthony 's fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of several inflammatory or gangrenous skin conditions

Saint Elmo 's fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an electrical discharge accompanied by ionization of surrounding atmosphere; corona discharge; corona; corposant; St. Elmo's fire; Saint Elmo's light; Saint Ulmo's fire; Saint Ulmo's light; electric glow

Saint Ulmo 's fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an electrical discharge accompanied by ionization of surrounding atmosphere; corona discharge; corona; corposant; St. Elmo's fire; Saint Elmo's fire; Saint Elmo's light; Saint Ulmo's light; electric glow

St. Elmo 's fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an electrical discharge accompanied by ionization of surrounding atmosphere; corona discharge; corona; corposant; Saint Elmo's fire; Saint Elmo's light; Saint Ulmo's fire; Saint Ulmo's light; electric glow
n.
  1. firing at enemy aircraft

artillery fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fire delivered by artillery; cannon fire
E.g.
  • This was only beaten back with heavy artillery fire.
  • 71 civilians died, mainly due to artillery fire.
  • However, it is impervious to missile and artillery fire.

ball of fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. someone whose career progresses rapidly; go-getter; whizz-kid; whiz-kid
  2. a highly energetic and indefatigable person; powerhouse; human dynamo; fireball

barrage fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the heavy fire of artillery to saturate an area rather than hit a specific target; barrage; battery; bombardment; shelling

beacon fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a fire (usually on a hill or tower) that can be seen from a distance; beacon

brush fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an uncontrolled fire that consumes brush and shrubs and bushes

call fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fire delivered on a specific target in response to a request from the supported unit

cannon fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fire delivered by artillery; artillery fire
E.g.
  • They were held at bay by threat of cannon fire.
  • But cannon fire from falcons of fustas scattered them.
  • There was an exchange of cannon fire lasting over three hours.

catch fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. start to burn or burst into flames; erupt; ignite; take fire; combust; conflagrate
E.g.
  • Headcrabs and headcrab zombies die slowly when they catch fire.
  • Luckily, the oil did not catch fire.
  • However, while house-sitting, Boyle's pants catch fire and Cheddar escapes the house.
n.
  1. fire on enemy troops or weapons or positions that are near the supported unit and are the most immediate and serious threat to it
n.
  1. fire from two or more weapons directed at a single target or area (as fire by batteries of two or more warships); massed fire

counterbattery fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fire delivered to neutralize or destroy indirect fire weapon systems

countermortar fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. mortar fire intended to destroy or neutralize enemy weapons

counterpreparation fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. intensive prearranged fire delivered when the immanence of enemy attack is discovered

covering fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fire that makes it difficult for the enemy to fire on your own individuals or formations; cover
E.g.
  • Machine guns offered covering fire.
  • The two companies of infantry provided covering fire from the northeast side of the ravine.
  • This force was to attack the outpost while al-Joju's troops would provide them with covering fire.

crown fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a forest fire that advances with great speed jumping from crown to crown ahead of the ground fire
n.
  1. fire on objectives not in the immediate vicinity of your forces but with the objective of destroying enemy reserves and weapons and interfering with the enemy command and supply and communications
n.
  1. fire delivered for the sole purpose of destroying material objects

direct fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fire delivered on a target that is visible to the person aiming it
E.g.
  • Russian field guns were mostly used with direct fire.
  • However, lighter rockets may be used for direct fire support.
  • The Army classifies it as a direct fire munition rather than a drone.
n.
  1. fire delivered in support of part of a force (as opposed to general supporting fire delivered in support of the force as a whole)
n.
  1. fire dispersed so as to engage effectively an area target

electric fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a small electric space heater; electric heater

enfilade fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. gunfire directed along the length rather than the breadth of a formation; enfilade

field of fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the area that a weapon or group of weapons can cover effectively with gun fire from a given position

fire alarm

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a shout or bell to warn that fire has broken out
  2. an alarm that is tripped off by fire or smoke; smoke alarm
E.g.
  • He developed police and fire alarm systems for the city.
  • After receiving a fire alarm in engine No.
  • Door closers can be linked to a building’s fire alarm system.

fire and brimstone

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (Old Testament) God's means of destroying sinners

fire ant

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. omnivorous ant of tropical and subtropical America that can inflict a painful sting

fire beetle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tropical American click beetle having bright luminous spots; firefly; Pyrophorus noctiluca

fire bell

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a bell rung to give a fire alarm

fire blight

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a disease blackening the leaves of pear and apple trees; pear blight

fire brigade

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a private or temporary organization of individuals equipped to fight fires; fire company
  2. British name for a fire department
E.g.
  • The town began to rebuild and a fire brigade was formed.
  • Various artifacts used by the 1882 fire brigade are on display at the museum.
  • He personally directed the fire brigade during the Constantinople fire of 1782.

fire bush

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. evergreen South American shrub having showy trumpet-shaped orange flowers; grown as an ornamental or houseplant; marmalade bush; fire-bush; Streptosolen jamesonii
  2. densely branched Eurasian plant; foliage turns purple-red in autumn; summer cypress; burning bush; fire-bush; belvedere; Bassia scoparia; Kochia scoparia

fire chief

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the head of a fire department; fire marshal
E.g.
  • Eric Lahey was appointed fire chief in 2014.
  • Saxinger served as fire chief for Cudworth.
  • John Tinsley, became the first fire chief.

fire code

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. set of standards established and enforced by government for fire prevention and safety in case of fire as in fire escapes etc

fire company

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a private or temporary organization of individuals equipped to fight fires; fire brigade

fire control

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. preparation for the delivery of shellfire on a target
E.g.
  • The fort's last fire control tower was demolished in late 2001.
  • The original fire control directors were a Flyplane 3 and an MRS 8.
  • The tank had a new chassis, a 105 mm gun, and a fire control system.

fire control radar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. naval radar that controls the delivery of fire on a military target
n.
  1. naval weaponry consisting of a system for controlling the delivery of fire on a military target
E.g.
  • The tank had a new chassis, a 105 mm gun, and a fire control system.
  • The Mark 92 fire control system was approved for service use in 1975.
  • The system is a licensed USN version of the Thales Nederland WM-25 fire control system.

fire department

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the department of local government responsible for preventing and extinguishing fires
E.g.
  • The community has a small volunteer fire department.
  • Loomis retired from Akron's fire department in 1910.
  • There was no fire department in Musquodoboit Harbour.

fire door

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a fire-resistant door that can be closed to stop the spread of a fire

fire drill

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an exercise intended to train people in duties and escape procedures to be followed in case of fire

fire engine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of various large trucks that carry firemen and equipment to the site of a fire; fire truck
E.g.
  • The first fire engine was a 1923 Seagrave purchased in 1922.
  • Each station has a fire engine as well as other specialty rigs.
  • Some water tenders actually combine a fire engine and water tender.

fire escape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a stairway (often on the outside of a building) that permits exit in the case of fire or other emergency; emergency exit
E.g.
  • Finally, Lee corners Wei on a fire escape platform.
  • Eddie tries to escape Ron catches him and throws him off the fire escape to his death.
  • An external steel stair opening off the attic and first floors acted as the fire escape route.
n.
  1. a manually operated device for extinguishing small fires; extinguisher; asphyxiator
E.g.
  • Finally, an external fire extinguisher is included for safety.
  • The props used are a podium with a monkey and fire extinguisher resting on it.
  • However, he becomes unconscious after hitting his head on a fire extinguisher.

fire fighter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a member of a fire department who tries to extinguish fires; fireman; firefighter; fire-eater

fire hook

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fire iron consisting of a metal rod with a handle; used to stir a fire; poker; stove poker; salamander

fire hose

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a large hose that carries water from a fire hydrant to the site of the fire

fire hydrant

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an upright hydrant for drawing water to use in fighting a fire; fireplug; plug

fire insurance

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. insurance against loss due to fire

fire iron

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. metal fireside implements

fire marshal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the head of a fire department; fire chief

fire marshall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an official who is responsible for the prevention and investigation of fires

fire opal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an opal with flaming orange and yellow and red colors; girasol

fire pink

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. perennial herb of eastern North America, having red flowers with narrow notched petals; Silene virginica

fire pit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a pit whose floor is incandescent lava

fire salamander

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. European salamander having dark skin with usually yellow spots; spotted salamander; Salamandra maculosa

fire sale

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a sale of assets at very low prices typically when the seller faces bankruptcy
  2. a sale of merchandise supposedly damaged by fire

fire screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a metal screen before an open fire for protection (especially against flying sparks); fireguard

fire ship

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a weapon consisting of a ship carrying explosives that is set adrift to destroy enemy ships

fire station

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a station housing fire apparatus and firemen; firehouse
E.g.
  • A new fire station was built in the early 1980s.
  • A fire station, a folk house and 32 farms burned down .
  • The old fire station was demolished in 1980.

fire thorn

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of various thorny shrubs of the genus Pyracantha bearing small white flowers followed by hard red or orange-red berries; Pyracantha; pyracanth; firethorn

fire tongs

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tongs for taking hold of burning coals; coal tongs

fire tower

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a watchtower where a lookout is posted to watch for fires

fire tree

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a terrestrial evergreen shrub or small tree of western Australia having brilliant yellow-orange flowers; parasitic on roots of grasses; flame tree; Christmas tree; Nuytsia floribunda

fire trench

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a trench especially constructed for the delivery of small-arms fire

fire truck

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of various large trucks that carry firemen and equipment to the site of a fire; fire engine
E.g.
  • They drive recklessly in the fire truck to the destination: Montag's house.
  • The Fire Brigade is the first Modular to come with a vehicle, the 1930s-style fire truck.
  • 2011's finale saw a gymnastic exhibition and fire truck demonstration by Paris Fire Brigade personnel.

fire up

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. arouse or excite feelings and passions; inflame; stir up; wake; ignite; heat
  2. begin to smoke; light up; light

fire walker

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. someone who walks barefoot on burning coals

fire walking

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the ceremony of walking barefoot over hot stones or a bed of embers

fire warden

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an official who is responsible for managing and protecting an area of forest; forest fire fighter; ranger

fire watcher

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (during World War II in Britain) someone whose duty was to watch for fires caused by bombs dropped from the air

fire watching

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (during World War II in Britain) watching for fires started by bombs that dropped from the sky

fire wheel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. annual of central United States having showy long-stalked yellow flower heads marked with scarlet or purple in the center; blanket flower; Indian blanket; fire-wheel; Gaillardia pulchella

forest fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an uncontrolled fire in a wooded area
E.g.
  • The news spread to everywhere like a forest fire.
  • Drained peat is also at very high risk of forest fire.
  • 7000 l folding containers, forest fire fighting equipment).
n.
  1. an official who is responsible for managing and protecting an area of forest; fire warden; ranger

friendly fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fire that injures or kills an ally; fratricide
E.g.
  • On September 4 there was a friendly fire incident.
  • Furthermore, there were incidents of friendly fire.
  • At least three more bystanders died in friendly fire.

grazing fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fire approximately parallel to the ground; the center of the cone of fire does rise above 1 meter from the ground

ground fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a forest fire that burns the humus; may not appear on the surface
E.g.
  • Three Corsairs were damaged by ground fire.
  • One Royal Saudi Air Force F-5E was lost to ground fire on 13 February 1991, the pilot killed.
  • Nine aircraft were lost in Vietnam, seven to enemy ground fire and two to operational causes.

harassing fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fire designed to disturb the rest of enemy troops and to curtail movement and to lower enemy morale

high-angle fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fire from a cannon that is fired at an elevation greater than that for the maximum range

hostile fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fire that injures or kills an enemy

indirect fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fire delivered on a target that is not itself used as the point of aim for the weapons
E.g.
  • It has a mission to provide indirect fire support to units.
  • The solution to this was the principle of standing off and engaging the enemy with indirect fire.
  • It is smooth bore, muzzle-loading, high-angle-of-fire weapon used for long-range indirect fire support.
n.
  1. fire directed to an area to prevent the enemy from using that area

line of fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the path of a missile discharged from a firearm

massed fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fire from two or more weapons directed at a single target or area (as fire by batteries of two or more warships); concentrated fire

mortar fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. artillery fire delivered by a mortar
E.g.
  • "Ray" was then to open mortar fire on the city.
  • All of the Marine dead were from mortar fire during one patrol.
  • The defenders responded with their own mortar fire and called for support.
n.
  1. fire that is delivered in order to render the target ineffective or unusable

observed fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fire for which the point of impact (the burst) can be seen by an observer; fire can be adjusted on the basis of the observations

on fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. lighted up by or as by fire or flame; ablaze; afire; aflame; aflare; alight

open fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. start firing a weapon; fire
E.g.
  • The player is thereby killed as the soldiers open fire.
  • The simplest and earliest firing method is the open fire.
  • There are two bars with an open fire, a bar menu and a restaurant.

prairie fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an uncontrolled fire in a grassy area; grassfire
n.
  1. fire delivered on a target in preparation for an assault

radar fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. gunfire aimed a target that is being tracked by radar
n.
  1. a method of reconnaissance in which fire is placed on a suspected enemy position in order to cause the enemy to disclose his presence by moving or returning fire

red fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. combustible material (usually salts of lithium or strontium) that burns bright red; used in flares and fireworks
n.
  1. fire delivered to obtain accurate data for subsequent effective engagement of targets

scheduled fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. prearranged fire delivered at a predetermined time

searching fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fire distributed in depth by successive changes in the elevation of the gun

set on fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. set fire to; cause to start burning; set ablaze; set aflame; set afire
E.g.
  • Property and even human beings were set on fire.
  • The town is also set on fire by Turkish cannon.
  • Last evening they set on fire three buildings, near Esq.

signal fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a fire set as a signal; signal light

supporting fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fire delivered by supporting units to protect or assist a unit in combat
n.
  1. fire on or about a weapon system to degrade its performance below what is needed to fulfill its mission objectives

surface fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a forest fire that burns only the surface litter and undergrowth

take fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. start to burn or burst into flames; erupt; ignite; catch fire; combust; conflagrate

under fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. subjected to enemy attack or censure; under attack

unobserved fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fire for which the point of impact (the bursts) cannot be observed

watch fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a fire lighted at night as a signal

zone fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. artillery or mortar fire delivered in a constant direction at several quadrant elevations

opened fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The suspect in the back opened fire with an AK-47.
  • On 21 February 1952, police opened fire on rallies.
  • No warnings were given before soldiers opened fire.

destroyed by fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The main buildings were destroyed by fire in 1936.
  • The house was destroyed by fire On August 24, 1989.
  • It was later partially destroyed by fire in 1081.

caught fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On December 27, 1934, the Courthouse caught fire.
  • In 1847, it caught fire and was burned to the ground.
  • These cracked when the bell tower caught fire in 1885.

set fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They then set fire to the area surrounding the manor.
  • Sardar set fire and destroyed the estate but freed Faddy.
  • They set fire to the southern wing first.

fire destroyed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Shortly after, a fire destroyed part of the house.
  • An 1830 fire destroyed the original wood paneling.
  • On April 29, 1961, fire destroyed the main lodge.

enemy fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Two Spirifres from 222 Squadron were destroyed by enemy fire.
  • On 24 May 1969, the first Spectre gunship was lost to enemy fire.
  • Even while under enemy fire, he "mutters propositions in physics".

heavy fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It combines great mobility with heavy fire power.
  • The Syrians started to confront them with heavy fire.
  • The hospital itself came under heavy fire on many occasions.

fire broke

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Thus, a fire broke out that became uncontrollable.
  • In September 1931, a fire broke out at the hotel.
  • In August 1972, a fire broke out in the new library.

fire support

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In February, she provided fire support for the MPLA.
  • It has a mission to provide indirect fire support to units.
  • However, lighter rockets may be used for direct fire support.

rate of fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There are diverse measurements of rate of fire.
  • The M951R had a rate of fire of approximately 1000 rounds/min.
  • Rapid rate is a rate of fire between "cyclic" and "sustained".

fire protection

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The building also lacked adequate fire protection systems.
  • The most common form of active fire protection is fire sprinklers.
  • Fire-resistant undergarments are optional to provide fire protection.

gun fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The rebels responded with heavy machine gun fire.
  • Lines but was met by machine gun fire and forced to dig in.
  • The third wave was stopped by machine gun fire short of the first line.

came under fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The team came under fire from three directions.
  • The Gqom singer came under fire for shaming Lady Zamar.
  • The church's policy toward Native Americans also came under fire during the 1970s.

volunteer fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The community has a small volunteer fire department.
  • It also operates a volunteer fire department.
  • It replaced a local volunteer fire department when it opened.

machine gun fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The rebels responded with heavy machine gun fire.
  • Lines but was met by machine gun fire and forced to dig in.
  • The third wave was stopped by machine gun fire short of the first line.
E.g.
  • The township operates police and fire departments.
  • Hospitals and fire departments put on alert.
  • James said the cross is used by many fire departments, for example.

fire during

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • These neurons actively fire during non-REM (NREM) sleep.
  • Lee was injured when her hair caught fire during a scene.
  • All of the Marine dead were from mortar fire during one patrol.

damaged by fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On March 3, 2014, Libušín was heavily damaged by fire.
  • The building was badly damaged by fire in October 2016.
  • On 10 March 2012, the castle was badly damaged by fire.

fire started

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A fire started in the early morning of 25 April 1962.
  • The fire started as two separate fires on November 15, 2008.
  • He was on his way back to Washington, DC as the fire started.

returned fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They returned fire with their own machine-guns.
  • Galeana returned fire and killed Sagarra in one shot.
  • This time the officers returned fire but no one was hit.

fire stations

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Oberföhring department owns two fire stations.
  • The department has seven fire stations and 208 firefighters.
  • The city itself has 20 fire stations spread across the city.

fire safety

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The design fails modern fire safety regulations.
  • Yick Wo's laundry had never failed an inspection for fire safety.
  • The nightclub's fire safety license had run out the previous month.

arms fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It detonates only with a detonator, being unaffected even by small arms fire.
  • The police later said that they believed they were under attack by small arms fire.
  • A company-sized counterattack by the Soviet forces was wiped out by German small arms fire.

major fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A major fire burned down much of the town in 1819.
  • A major fire accident on 9 July 1866 in house No.
  • Use of that building ended after a major fire in 1948.

small arms fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It detonates only with a detonator, being unaffected even by small arms fire.
  • The police later said that they believed they were under attack by small arms fire.
  • A company-sized counterattack by the Soviet forces was wiped out by German small arms fire.

fire fighting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It has category 3 fire fighting and a rescue vessel.
  • 7000 l folding containers, forest fire fighting equipment).
  • A water tender typically carries some fire fighting equipment.

fire service

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Fire cover is provided by the island fire service.
  • Several large ports have their own fire service, such as Felixstowe.
  • The fire service minister is not part of the prime minister's cabinet.

setting fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They hide in their burrow while Slade tries trapping them by setting fire to its entrance.
  • He eventually reaches a breaking point and knocks a gas lantern over, setting fire to his house.
  • There are reports of the attackers setting fire to single houses to dislodge persistent defenders.
E.g.
  • R-114B2 is occasionally used in fire suppression systems.
  • There was no automatic fire suppression system in the building.
  • AFEX fire suppression systems carry ActivFire, FM and CE approvals.

return fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Roberts continued to return fire until his rifle was empty.
  • In the return fire Allende's son and several rebel soldiers were killed.
  • Artillery Regiment could return fire, which he did resolutely but with little effect.

fire services

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Paid fire services in the city of Montreal date back to 1863.
  • One of the biggest aviation fire services is operated by BAA.
  • The total budget for fire services in 2014-15 was £2.9 billion.

great fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1859, a great fire caused destruction to the College.
  • In 1823, a great fire destroyed half of the buildings of Marghita.
  • In 1933 there was a great fire, and the new city was rebuilt again.

fire engines

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The fire was attended by ten fire engines and 50 firefighters.
  • Most fire engines and radios in heavy equipment use noise-canceling headsets.
  • The fire was tackled by about 80 London Fire Brigade firefighters and 12 fire engines.

rifle fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Wright's men increased their rifle fire but stayed in place.
  • During the night the defenders dug in, enduring shelling and rifle fire.
  • The following day, PAVN gunners hit the camp with mortar and recoilless rifle fire.

large fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There was a large fire on Mount Carmel in 2010.
  • The police then bombed the house, causing a large fire.)
  • A large fire in 1552 destroyed many of the town's old buildings.

police and fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The township operates police and fire departments.
  • He developed police and fire alarm systems for the city.
  • Vokal had been an outspoken critic of the Omaha police and fire pension system.

rapid fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In the 30 metre rapid fire pistol competition he finished 26th.
  • In 1939 he won silver at 25 m rapid fire pistol individual and team events.
  • In 1937 he won silver at 25 m rapid fire pistol individual and team events.

fire caused

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1859, a great fire caused destruction to the College.
  • The resulting fire caused extensive radioactive contamination.
  • The fire caused overhead luggage compartments to melt onto seats.
E.g.
  • The community has a small volunteer fire department.
  • It also operates a volunteer fire department.
  • It replaced a local volunteer fire department when it opened.

fire when

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • We are fighting armed people and returning fire when fire is directed at us."
  • It caught fire when sparks from a faulty electricity generator flew into chemicals.
  • A car passing through the bridge then sparked a fire when its exhaust system backfired.

cease fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • After this, he was forced to sign a cease fire agreement.
  • On 12 January a cease fire was agreed, but bombing began again on 19 January, killing at least 22.
  • Israel rebuffed many cease-fire calls but later declared a cease fire although Hamas vowed to fight on.

fire and rescue

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The director of fire and rescue (DSI) is a firefighter officer.
  • The airport is equipped with category 4 fire and rescue service.
  • The Ministry of Defence operates its own fire and rescue organisation.

not fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • I cannot fire Brian Wilson from the Beach Boys ...
  • When Tony attempts to shoot Balleau, the gun will not fire.
  • Surprisingly, the sniper does not fire.
E.g.
  • Another devastating fire stroke Štíty on 21 March 1799.
  • In 1843, a devastating fire destroyed much of the house and its contents.
  • Because of a devastating fire and the Great Depression, only a few buildings survive today.

fire burned

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A major fire burned down much of the town in 1819.
  • The fire burned 75,000 acres and over 100 homes.
  • On 13 August 2015 a fire burned 160 acres of forest .

fire upon

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • When challenged, the vessel opens fire upon the "Intrepid."
  • Nicaraguan authorities used live ammunition to fire upon demonstrators resulting in hundreds of injured.
  • "Shannon" refused to fire upon "Chesapeake" as she bore down, nor would "Chesapeake" rake "Shannon" despite having the weather gage.

local fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A watchman noticed a fire around the walls and called the local fire department.
  • It took local fire departments and some from Gary and LaPorte to finally contain the blaze.
  • The East Schodack Fire District, the local fire department, had an election on December 9, 2009.

opening fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Dozens of officers fanned out, many of them opening fire.
  • The Arabs began the battle in the evening by opening fire on Choti Tekri.
  • This time the gunners waited until the birds were in close proximity before opening fire.

new fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A new fire station was built in the early 1980s.
  • A new fire occurred on 15 June 1649 requiring new work.
  • The new fire station was officially opened on 14 March 2013.

house fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Eventually, a house fire starts, and they need rescue.
  • He burned a magazine in his bedroom, which resulted in a house fire, destroying their home.
  • In January 1948 Bray was confined to his bed by a heart condition when he was severely injured in a house fire.

fire damage

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Remaining fire damage in the area is minimal.
  • However, the surviving manuscript shows no fire damage.
  • It also suffered some fire damage in 1991.

first fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The first fire occurred in 1794 and the second in 1884.
  • John Tinsley, became the first fire chief.
  • The first fire engine was a 1923 Seagrave purchased in 1922.

fire occurred

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A second fire occurred sixteen days after the first.
  • The first fire occurred in 1794 and the second in 1884.
  • A new fire occurred on 15 June 1649 requiring new work.
E.g.
  • But this was not the foremost cause of the fire that destroyed the city.
  • In 1896 it suffered a major fire that destroyed most of the buildings in the city.
  • On May 22, 1906, Fairbanks was ravaged by a fire that destroyed most of the buildings.

when a fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The station was damaged in 1976 when a fire was set on board a late-evening train.
  • For example, when a fire broke out in 1840, dozens of pilgrims were trampled to death.
  • Development was interrupted in 1906 when a fire destroyed most of the town's buildings.

sniper fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Police report sniper fire from the dormitories at 10:45 p.m.
  • Again street battles as well as sniper fire broke out in the city.
  • While changing the tire, Jeff is suddenly killed by silent sniper fire.

able to fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He manages to change the priming in his pistol and so is able to fire at the pursuers.
  • CLTs are able to fire other small munitions able to fit inside the -diameter, -long tubes.
  • It was soon captured, but only after being able to fire at the 61st brigade advance in enfilade.

automatic fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They also retain automatic fire instead of burst.
  • There was no automatic fire suppression system in the building.
  • regulations in the U.S., it lacks the mechanism that permits fully automatic fire.

fire fighters

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It took more than five hours for fire fighters to extinguish the fire.
  • A house burned down in Middlebury Township after flooding forced fire fighters to take of detours.
  • The legislation addressed concerns that false alarm response was reducing the availability of fire fighters.

fire spread

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The fire spread to the fourth floor, and the roof collapsed.
  • The next day, the fire spread the Big Goat Mountain and the Lone Fir Creek.
  • The fire spread to an adjacent building, which was not in danger of collapse.

following a fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Regina Theatre closed in 1929, following a fire.
  • Seedlings appear in the year following a fire.
  • The main stand had to be rebuilt following a fire in 1958.

fire hazard

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They also posed a fire hazard.
  • Triangular signs painted in red are fixed at the fire hazard locations.
  • They are also considered much safer as natural trees can be a significant fire hazard.

exchange of fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The exchange of fire took place at range of a few yards.
  • There was a brief exchange of fire before both sides sailed on.
  • According to him, "there is an exchange of fire almost on a daily basis.

fire against

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The fort opened fire against distant targets on 14 May.
  • I opened fire against the trailing airplane and I saw shell strikes all over the aircraft.
  • The 'Schwerer Gustav' weapon continued to fire against ammunition dumps, which produced no effect.

another fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1202 another fire damaged the cathedral again.
  • Renovated in 1728, there was yet another fire in 1835.
  • There never was another fire like that.

before the fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Most of the mill burned before the fire was extinguished.
  • According to Swete the manuscript even before the fire had been imperfect.
  • Plans for an extension of the park had been started over a year before the fire.

sets fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Vikram arrests Vijayarayulu and sets fire to his palace.
  • Sawyer refuses, while Cale sets fire to several rooms as a diversion.
  • Anand is unable to bear this and immediately sets fire to his new Yamaha bike.

fire brigades

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The CFA also took responsibility for supporting existing fire brigades.
  • She replaced the old church in the village center, being now the fire brigades home.
  • The armed forces, private fire brigades and airports all make their own firefighting provision.

fire began

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • At dawn artillery was called in, and the Syrian fire began to fade.
  • On August 26, 2018, a fire began early that morning in Little Village.
  • One source believed the fire began because of defective insulation wires.
E.g.
  • The electric generators also powered the fire extinguishers.
  • Many sand rails also utilize roll bar padding and fire extinguishers.
  • Nearby patrons promptly attempted to put the fire out using fire extinguishers.

exchanged fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The rebels on the roof exchanged fire with soldiers on the street.
  • The Americans then exchanged fire with the Filipinos at the plaza.
  • After 22 hours, "Jupiter" gained on "Preneuse", and the two vessels exchanged fire.

such as fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Each of the stages revolve around elements, such as fire and water.
  • There are several objects that only the prince can hold, such as fire lanterns.
  • The player can also make use of several weapons of opportunity, such as fire extinguishers.

small fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A small fire was built in the colder months, and easily kept the dwellers warm.
  • The next morning, the trio start a small fire as a distraction, allowing them to escape.
  • A small fire is accidentally set in the house, and the friends watch in approval, doing nothing to save it.

fire prevention

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Cayman Islands Fire Service provides fire prevention, fire fighting and rescue.
  • The doors were meant to aid in fire prevention in case neighboring buildings caught fire.
  • It was re-opened, with a reduced capacity and additional fire prevention measures, during the early 1980s.

disastrous fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1978, the hotel suffered another disastrous fire.
  • A new dry was built after a disastrous fire in 1901.
  • In 1857 a huge and disastrous fire broke out.

fire trucks

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Both of Waverly's fire trucks were destroyed.
  • Previously fire trucks were used as anti-riot vehicles of this type.
  • Similar principles are applied in truck driving simulators for specialized vehicles such as fire trucks.

intense fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It ran into a pontoon armed with machine guns and escaped from intense fire.
  • Because of the intense fire, three of the 737's six exits could not be used.
  • The church came under intense fire for its stances on blacks and Native Americans issues.
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