- (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 or fireplace).
- (uncountable, alchemy) One of the four basic elements.
- (countable) The, often accidental, occurrence of fire in a certain place leading to its full or partial destruction.
- 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.
- (countable) (UK) A heater or stove used in place of a real fire (such as an electric fire).
- (set on fire): See set on fire.
- (shoot): let off, shoot.
- (terminate the employment of): sack, let go.
- (shoot a weapon): open fire, shoot
4 letters in word "fire": E F I R.
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