Search Result:firing

KK Pronunciation

〔 ˋfaIrIŋ 〕


〔 ˊfaiәriŋ 〕

Overview of noun firing

The noun firing has 4 senses

Overview of verb fire

The verb fire has 9 senses

  • open fire, fire -- (start firing a weapon)

  • fire, discharge -- (cause to go off; "fire a gun"; "fire a bullet")

  • fire -- (bake in a kiln so as to harden; "fire pottery")

  • displace, fire, give notice, can, dismiss, give the axe, send away, sack, force out, give the sack, terminate -- (terminate the employment of; discharge from an office or position; "The boss fired his secretary today"; "The company terminated 25% of its workers")

  • fire, discharge, go off -- (go off or discharge; "The gun fired")

  • fire -- (drive out or away by or as if by fire; "The soldiers were fired"; "Surrender fires the cold skepticism")

  • arouse, elicit, enkindle, kindle, evoke, fire, raise, provoke -- (call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses); "arouse pity"; "raise a smile"; "evoke sympathy")

  • burn, fire, burn down -- (destroy by fire; "They burned the house and his diaries")

  • fuel, fire -- (provide with fuel; "Oil fires the furnace")