fire noun (FLAMES)
Animals are usually afraid of fire. 动物通常都怕火。
If you're cold just put the fire on. 你冷的话就把取暖器打开。
fire noun (SHOOT)
fire noun (EMOTION)
fire verb (SHOOT)
Someone started firing at us. 有人开始向我们射击。
- The soldiers were ordered to fire only as a last resort.
- The initial cloud of tear gas had hardly cleared before shots were fired.
- He fired six shots at the target, but his aim was terrible, and he missed all of them.
- The rebels were firing anti-tank rockets.
- The soldiers have been ordered to desist from firing their guns.
fire verb (REMOVE FROM A JOB)
- He started feeling paranoid and was convinced his boss was going to fire him.
- They have the power to hire and fire managers.
- They fired him when they found out he had a criminal record.
- He's lucky that he wasn't fired.
- After years of loyal service, his boss gave him the shaft by firing him just before he would have qualified for a pension.