Traducción de "fire" - Diccionario Inglés-Italiano


noun uk /faɪər/

A2 heat, light, and flames that are made when something burns

fuoco, incendio
Three people were killed in the fire.

B1 a pile of wood or coal that is burning to produce heat

He sat close to the fire to keep warm.
catch fire

B1 to start burning

prender fuoco, incendiarsi
Dry grass can catch fire easily.
be on fire

B1 to be burning

essere in fiamme
That house is on fire.
set fire to something

to make something start burning

appiccare il fuoco a qualcosa
Enemy troops set fire to the village.
open fire (on someone)

to start shooting with guns, usually at a group of people

aprire il fuoco (su qualcuno)
Suddenly, the soldiers opened fire on the enemy.
play with fire

to act in a way that is very dangerous or risky

scherzare col fuoco

(Translation of “fire noun” from the Diccionario Cambridge Inglés-Italiano © Cambridge University Press)