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Noun
The process of applying heat or fire, especially to clay etc to produce pottery
Verb
Present participle for cause to burn
“… lit some kindling before attempting to fire the logs.”
Verb
Present participle for to send through the air especially with a quick forward motion of the arm
“Warfare is the next step with the powers of hot gas being harnessed to fire projectiles from cannons or small arms.”
Verb
Present participle for to give life, vigor, or spirit to
“They don't fire the imagination or arouse the passions like the aristocratic love of honor.”
Verb
Present participle for to let go from office, service, or employment
“From the start of this year, the president has had the right to effectively hire and fire governors.”
Verb
Present participle for to catch fire
“Its ion-propulsion engine will fire continuously for the next four days to help it stabilise.”
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