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English - Etymology

From Middle English _fier_, from Old English _fȳr_ (“fire”), from _*fuïr_, a regularised form of Proto-Germanic _*fōr_ (“fire”) (compare Saterland Frisian _Fjuur_, West Frisian _fjoer_, Dutch _vuur_, Low German _Füer_, German _Feuer_, Danish _fyr_), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European _*péh₂ur_ (compare Hittite

From Middle English fier, from Old English fȳr (fire), from *fuïr, a regularised form of Proto-Germanic *fōr (fire) (compare Saterland Frisian Fjuur, West Frisian fjoer, Dutch vuur, Low German Füer, German Feuer, Danish fyr), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *péh₂ur (compare Hittite

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English - Pronunciation

* (UK, Australia) enPR: fīə(r), IPA(key): /ˈfaɪ̯ə(ɹ)/ * (US) enPR: fīr, IPA(key): /ˈfaɪ̯ɚ/ * Rhymes: -aɪə(ɹ)

  • (UK, Australia) enPR: fīə(r), IPA(key): /ˈfaɪ̯ə(ɹ)/
  • (US) enPR: fīr, IPA(key): /ˈfaɪ̯ɚ/
  • Rhymes: -aɪə(ɹ)

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - NOUN
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English - Noun

FIRE (_countable and uncountable_, _plural_ FIRES) * (uncountable) A (usually self-sustaining) chemical reaction involving the bonding of oxygen with carbon or other fuel, with the production of heat and the presence of flame or smouldering. * (countable) Something that has produced or is capable of producing this chemical reaction, such as a campfire. _We sat around the FIRE singing songs and telling stories._ * (countable) The often accidental occurrence of fire in a certain place. _There was a FIRE at the school last night and the whole place burned down._ _During hot and dry summers many FIRES in forests are caused by regardlessly discarded cigarette butts._ * (uncountable, alchemy) One of the four basic elements. * (China, India and Japan) One of the five basic elements (see Wikipedia article on the Classical elements). * (countable, UK) A heater or stove used in place of a real fire (such as an electric fire). * (countable) The elements necessary to start a fire. _The FIRE was laid and needed to be lit._ * (uncountable) The bullets or other projectiles fired from a gun. _The FIRE from the enemy guns kept us from attacking._ * Strength of passion, whether love or hate. * Atterbury He had FIRE in his temper. * Liveliness of imagination or fancy; intellectual and moral enthusiasm. * Alexander Pope And bless their critic with a poet's FIRE. * Splendour; brilliancy; lustre; hence, a star. * William Shakespeare Stars, hide your FIRES. * John Milton As in a zodiac representing the heavenly FIRES. * (countable) A button (on a joypad, joystick or similar device) usually used to make a video game character fire a weapon. _Press FIRE to fire the gun._ DERIVED TERMS TRANSLATIONS

fire (countable and uncountable, plural fires)

  1. (uncountable) A (usually self-sustaining) chemical reaction involving the bonding of oxygen with carbon or other fuel, with the production of heat and the presence of flame or smouldering.
  2. (countable) Something that has produced or is capable of producing this chemical reaction, such as a campfire.
    We sat around the fire singing songs and telling stories.
  3. (countable) The often accidental occurrence of fire in a certain place.
    There was a fire at the school last night and the whole place burned down.
    During hot and dry summers many fires in forests are caused by regardlessly discarded cigarette butts.
  4. (uncountable, alchemy) One of the four basic elements.
  5. (China, India and Japan) One of the five basic elements (see Wikipedia article on the Classical elements).
  6. (countable, UK) A heater or stove used in place of a real fire (such as an electric fire).
  7. (countable) The elements necessary to start a fire.
    The fire was laid and needed to be lit.
  8. (uncountable) The bullets or other projectiles fired from a gun.
    The fire from the enemy guns kept us from attacking.
  9. Strength of passion, whether love or hate.
  10. Liveliness of imagination or fancy; intellectual and moral enthusiasm.
  11. Splendour; brilliancy; lustre; hence, a star.
  12. (countable) A button (on a joypad, joystick or similar device) usually used to make a video game character fire a weapon.
    Press fire to fire the gun.

Derived terms

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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - VERB
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English - Verb

FIRE (_third-person singular simple present_ FIRES, _present participle_ FIRING, _simple past and past participle_ FIRED) * (transitive) To set (something) on fire. * 1897, H.G. Wells, _The Invisible Man_ Chapter 20: "Then I slipped up again with a box of matches, FIRED my heap of paper and rubbish, put the chairs and bedding thereby, led the gas to the affair, by means of an india-rubber tube, and waving a farewell to the room left it for the last time." ¶ "You FIRED the house!" exclaimed Kemp. ¶ "FIRED the house. It was the only way to cover my trail—and no doubt it was insured." * 1907, Jack London, _The Iron Heel_ It was long a question of debate, whether the burning of the South Side ghetto was accidental, or whether it was done by the Mercenaries; but it is definitely settled now that the ghetto was FIRED by the Mercenaries under orders from their chiefs. * (transitive) To heat without setting on fire, as ceramic, metal objects, etc. _If you FIRE the pottery at too high a temperature, it may crack._ _They FIRE the wood to make it easier to put a point on the end._ * 1908, W. B. M. Ferguson, _Zollenstein_, chapterIV: So this was my future home, I thought! Certainly it made a brave picture. I had seen similar ones FIRED-in on many a Heidelberg stein. Backed by towering hills, […] a sky of palest Gobelin flecked with fat, fleecy little clouds, it in truth looked a dear little city; the city of one's dreams. * (transitive) To drive away by setting a fire. * William Shakespeare (c.1564–1616) Till my bad angel FIRE my good one out. * (transitive) To terminate the employment contract of (an employee), especially for cause (such as misconduct or poor performance). * 1969, Vladimir Nabokov, _Ada or Ardor_, Penguin 2011, p.226: The first, obvious choice was hysterical and fantastic Blanche – had there not been her timidity, her fear of being ‘FIRED’ […]. * (transitive) To shoot (a device that launches a projectile or a pulse of stream of something). _We will FIRE our guns at the enemy._ _He FIRED his radar gun at passing cars._ * (intransitive) To shoot a gun, a cannon or a similar weapon. _Don't FIRE until you see the whites of their eyes._ _His nail gun FIRED about twenty roofing nails a minute._ * (transitive, sports) To shoot; to attempt to score a goal. * (intransitive, physiology) To cause an action potential in a cell. _When a neuron FIRES, it transmits information._ * (transitive) To forcibly direct (something). _He answered the questions the reporters FIRED at him._ * (intransitive, computer sciences, software engineering) To initiate an event (by means of an event handler). _The event handler should only FIRE after all web page content has finished loading._ * To inflame; to irritate, as the passions. _to FIRE the soul with anger, pride, or revenge_ * John Dryden (1631-1700) Love had FIRED my mind. * To animate; to give life or spirit to. _to FIRE the genius of a young man_ * To feed or serve the fire of. _to FIRE a boiler_ * To light up as if by fire; to illuminate. * William Shakespeare (c.1564–1616) [The sun] FIRES the proud tops of the eastern pines. * (farriery) To cauterize. * (intransitive, dated) To catch fire; to be kindled. * (intransitive, dated) To be irritated or inflamed with passion. SYNONYMS * (set on fire): _See_ set on fire * (transitive, shoot): let off, loose (archery), shoot, * (terminate the employment of): dismiss, be given one's cards, be given the boot, be given the elbow,

fire (third-person singular simple present fires, present participle firing, simple past and past participle fired)

  1. (transitive) To set (something) on fire.
  2. (transitive) To heat without setting on fire, as ceramic, metal objects, etc.
    If you fire the pottery at too high a temperature, it may crack.
    They fire the wood to make it easier to put a point on the end.
  3. (transitive) To drive away by setting a fire.
  4. (transitive) To terminate the employment contract of (an employee), especially for cause (such as misconduct or poor performance).
  5. (transitive) To shoot (a device that launches a projectile or a pulse of stream of something).
    We will fire our guns at the enemy.
    He fired his radar gun at passing cars.
  6. (intransitive) To shoot a gun, a cannon or a similar weapon.
    Don't fire until you see the whites of their eyes.
    His nail gun fired about twenty roofing nails a minute.
  7. (transitive, sports) To shoot; to attempt to score a goal.
  8. (intransitive, physiology) To cause an action potential in a cell.
    When a neuron fires, it transmits information.
  9. (transitive) To forcibly direct (something).
    He answered the questions the reporters fired at him.
  10. (intransitive, computer sciences, software engineering) To initiate an event (by means of an event handler).
    The event handler should only fire after all web page content has finished loading.
  11. To inflame; to irritate, as the passions.
    to fire the soul with anger, pride, or revenge
  12. To animate; to give life or spirit to.
    to fire the genius of a young man
  13. To feed or serve the fire of.
    to fire a boiler
  14. To light up as if by fire; to illuminate.
  15. (farriery) To cauterize.
  16. (intransitive, dated) To catch fire; to be kindled.
  17. (intransitive, dated) To be irritated or inflamed with passion.

Synonyms

English - External Links

* FIRE on Wikipedia.Wikipedia * FIRE in the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica.

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ANAGRAMS
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English - Anagrams

* refi * rife

Que a categoria em ASTURIAN - VERB
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Asturian - Verb

FIRE * third-person singular present indicative of _firir_

fire

  1. third-person singular present indicative of firir

Que a categoria em CRIMEAN TATAR - NOUN
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Crimean Tatar - Noun

FIRE * shrinkage, loss * scrap

fire

  1. shrinkage, loss
  2. scrap

Que a categoria em DANISH - ETYMOLOGY 1
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Danish - Etymology 1

From Old Norse _fjórir_, from Proto-Germanic _*fedwōr_, from Proto-Indo-European _*kʷetwóres_ (“four”). PRONUNCIATION * IPA(key): /fiːrə/, [ˈfiːɐ] NUMERAL FIRE * (cardinal) four

From Old Norse fjórir, from Proto-Germanic *fedwōr, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷetwóres (four).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /fiːrə/, [ˈfiːɐ]

Numeral

fire

  1. (cardinal) four

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Danish - Etymology 2

From Middle Low German _fīren_, from French _virer_ (“bear, veer”). PRONUNCIATION * IPA(key): /fiːrə/, [ˈfiːɐ] VERB FIRE (_imperative_ FIR, _infinitive_ AT FIRE, _present tense_ FIRER, _past tense_ FIREDE, _past participle_ HAR FIRET) * to lower, to let down * to slacken, to ease

From Middle Low German fīren, from French virer (bear, veer).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /fiːrə/, [ˈfiːɐ]

Verb

fire (imperative fir, infinitive at fire, present tense firer, past tense firede, past participle har firet)

  1. to lower, to let down
  2. to slacken, to ease

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Norwegian - Etymology

From Old Norse _fjórir_, from Proto-Germanic _*fedwōr_, from _*kʷetwṓr_, the neuter form of Proto-Indo-European _*kʷetwóres_.

From Old Norse fjórir, from Proto-Germanic *fedwōr, from *kʷetwṓr, the neuter form of Proto-Indo-European *kʷetwóres.

Que a categoria em NORWEGIAN - NUMERAL
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Norwegian - Numeral

FIRE * (cardinal) Four. DERIVED TERMS * firedel * firedoble * fjerde (ordinal)

fire

  1. (cardinal) Four.

Derived terms

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Norwegian - Verb

FIRE (_present tense_ FIRER, _past tense_ FIRA _or_ FIRET _or_ FIRTE, _past participle_ FIRA _or_ FIRET _or_ FIRT, _present participle_ FIRENDE) * slacken, ease * lower (a flag)

fire (present tense firer, past tense fira or firet or firte, past participle fira or firet or firt, present participle firende)

  1. slacken, ease
  2. lower (a flag)

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Romanian - Etymology 1

NOUN FIRE * plural form of _fir_

Noun

fire

  1. plural form of fir

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Romanian - Etymology 2

_fi_ +‎ _-re_ NOUN FIRE * essence, substance, nature * character, temper, disposition * mind SYNONYMS * (nature): natură * (character): caracter, temperment * (mind): minte RELATED TERMS * firesc * firetic

fi +‎ -re

Noun

fire

  1. essence, substance, nature
  2. character, temper, disposition
  3. mind
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