Word Games

Scrabble US/Canada (OTCWL) Yes (7 Points)
Scrabble UK (SOWPODS) Yes (7 Points)
Words With Friends Yes (7 Points)

Fire Definition

(noun)

Definitions

a process in which substances combine chemically with oxygen from the air and typically give out bright light, heat, and smoke; combustion or burning


Examples

his house was destroyed by fire

(noun)

Definitions

a burning sensation


Examples

the whisky lit a fire in the back of his throat

(noun)

Definitions

the shooting of projectiles from weapons, especially bullets from guns


Examples

a burst of machine-gun fire

mortar fire

Synonyms

(verb)

Definitions

discharge a gun or other weapon in order to propel (a bullet or projectile)


Examples

he fired a shot at the retreating prisoners

they fired off a few rounds

Synonyms

(verb)

Definitions

dismiss (an employee) from a job


Examples

I had to fire men who've been with me for years

you're fired!

Synonyms

(verb)

Definitions

supply (a furnace, engine, etc.) with fuel


Examples

liquefied petroleum gas can fire room heaters

Synonyms

(verb)

Definitions

stimulate or excite (the imagination or an emotion)


Examples

India fired my imagination

Synonyms

(verb)

Definitions

bake or dry (pottery, bricks, etc.) in a kiln


Examples

methane gas is being used to fire bricks at a nearby factory