Meaning of “fire sth off” in the English Dictionary

"fire sth off" in Business English

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fire sth off

phrasal verb with fire uk /faɪər/ us 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 staff warning them not to "bad-mouth" colleagues.

(Definition of “fire sth off” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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