A fire

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Definition

fire: blaze, inferno, flames
noun

to catch fire: to start burning
idiom

to be on fire: to be burning, to be alight, to be flaming
idiom

Examples

  • "Hannah : We should be at home, singing Christmas songs in front of the fire and opening presents!"
  • "The bad news is: some faulty incense sticks led to a small fire in my office and destroyed all of the candidates' files."
  • "Mrs Duncan : My husband ignites the fires using your perfume, Moulin Magic."
  • "There is no fire to the lake."
  • "He loves fire."
  • "There's a roaring fire in the corner."
  • "Edward : Oh, so why should we fire you?"
  • "heart attack while saving orphans from a fire."
  • "- Fire extinguishers are to be used only for extinguishing fires."
  • "a 'barbie' is a barbecue – or for you and me, 'burning animals on the fire'."

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