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fire
faɪər
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. The act of firing weapons or artillery at an enemy.
  2. A fireplace in which a relatively small fire is burning.
  3. Intense adverse criticism.
  4. The event of something burning (often destructive).
  5. A severe trial.
  6. Feelings of great warmth and intensity.
  7. The process of combustion of inflammable materials producing heat and light and (often) smoke.
  8. Fuel that is burning and is used as a means for cooking.
  9. Once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles).
(动) As a verb
  1. Bake in a kiln so as to harden.
  2. Destroy by fire.
  3. Cause to go off.
  4. Fire.
  5. Start firing a weapon.
  6. Call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses).
  7. Drive out or away by or as if by fire.
  8. Provide with fuel.
  9. Terminate the employment of; discharge from an office or position.
Hyphenationfire
Part of Speech(名) noun, (动) verb
Matching Results
huǒfire; urgent; ammunition; fiery or flaming; internal heat (Chinese medicine); hot (popular); measure word for military units (old); (Chinese surname)
火灾huǒzāifire (that burns buildings etc)
闪光shǎnguāngflash
炮火pàohuǒartillery barrage; gunfire
热情rèqíngcordial; enthusiastic; passion; passionate; passionately
点燃diǎnránto ignite; to set on fire; aflame
发光fāguāngto shine
激动jīdòngto move emotionally; to stir up (emotions); to excite
放枪fàngqiāngto open fire; to shoot a gun
解雇jiěgùto fire; to sack; to dismiss; to terminate employment
开枪kāiqiāngto open fire; to shoot a gun
fire
施放shīfàngto fire; to discharge; to release (fireworks, smokescreen, poison gas, virus etc)
火儿huǒrfire; fury; angry
jiǒngfire
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