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Turkish translation of “fire”

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fire

verb
 
 
/faɪər/
GUN [I, T] B2 to shoot a bullet from a gun
ateş etmek
She fired three shots at him.Handguns and riflesAiming and aimHand weapons
JOB [T] informal B2 to tell someone they must leave their job
işten çıkarmak, kovmak, yol vermek
[often passive] I was fired for being late.Firing staff and being fired
fire sb's imagination to make someone very excited or interested in something
birinin hayal gücünü harekete geçirmek/alevlendirmek
Inspiration and inspiringMaking people excited and interestedInspiration and inspiring
fire questions at sb to ask someone questions quickly one after the other
soru bombardımanına/yağmuruna tutmak
Questioning people and asking questions in generalCuriositySuspecting and questioning
(Definition of fire verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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