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fire sth off

informal
phrasal verb with fire uk   us   /faɪər/ verb [T] (UK also sack)
COMMUNICATIONS to quickly write and ​send a ​message, ​letter, etc.: He can ​fire off an ​email with a ​question and usually get an answer within a few ​hours. She ​fired off an angry ​letter to ​staffwarning them not to "bad-mouth" ​colleagues.
(Definition of fire sth off from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fire sth off”
in Chinese (Simplified) 发射, 开枪射击…
in Chinese (Traditional) 發射, 開槍射擊…
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