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How to Pronounce fire?

Correct pronunciation for the word "fire" is [fˈa͡ɪ͡ə], [fˈa‍ɪ‍ə], [f_ˈaɪə].

Definition of fire

  1. To take fire; to become irritated or inflamed; to discharge artillery or fire-arms. "Fire" a word of command for soldiers to discharge their fire-arms. To set on fire, to kindle; to excite violent action. To be on fire, to be in a state of ignition; to be highly excited. To be under fire, to be exposed to the attack of an enemy by cannonade or fusillade. Anthony's fire. See Anthony's Fire. Greek fire, an artificial combustible of a highly inflammable quality, used by the Greeks of the Byzantine empire against the Saracens, and which seems to have bad the power of burning even under water.
  2. To set on fire; to inflame; to irritate; to animate; to cause to explode; to discharge; to cauterize.
  3. Heat and light emanating from a body burning; fuel burning on a hearth, &c.; the burning of a house or town; a conflagration; the discharge of fire-arms; light; lustre; that which inflames or irritates the passions; ardour or violence of passion; glow of imagination; severe trial; trouble; affliction.

Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language By Nuttall, P.Austin

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What is the present tense of Fire?

  • The personal forms of the verb "fire" in present tense:

  • 1. I fire

  • 2. You fire

  • 3. He/She/It fires

  • 4. We fire

  • 5. You fire

  • 6. They fire
  • What is the past tense of Fire?

  • The personal forms of the verb "fire" in the past tense are:

  • - I fired

  • - You fired

  • - He/she/it fired

  • - We fired

  • - You fired

  • - They fired
  • What is the adverb for fire?

    The adverb form of the word "fire" is "fierily".

    What is the adjective for fire?

    The adjective form of the word "fire" is "fiery".

    Usage over time for fire:

    This graph shows how "fire" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

    What is the plural form of fire?

    The plural of the "fire" can be the "fires".

    What is the singular form of fire?

    The singular of the "fire" can be the "fire".

    Synonyms for Fire:


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