Definitions of firing

  1. the act of discharging a gun Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. the termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. the act of setting on fire or catching fire Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. The act of disharging firearms. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. The application of fire, or of a cautery. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. The process of partly vitrifying pottery by exposing it to intense heat in a kiln. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. Fuel; firewood or coal. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. The discharging of fire-arms; fuel; the application of fire or of a cautery. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  9. Fuel; the setting on fire; discharge of firearms. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for firing

  1. Although the firing had died down it continued sufficiently to enable me to keep my direction. – 'Brother Bosch', an Airman's Escape from Germany by Gerald Featherstone Knight
  2. Ten minutes later the enemy ceased firing – The Missourian by Eugene P. (Eugene Percy) Lyle