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  • 41 fire — fire1 W1S1 [faıə US faır] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(flames that destroy things)¦ 2¦(flames for heating/cooking etc)¦ 3¦(heating equipment)¦ 4¦(shooting)¦ 5¦(be attacked)¦ 6¦(emotion)¦ 7 fire in your belly 8¦(sick/injured)¦ 9 light a fire under somebody …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 42 fire — /ˈfaɪə / (say fuyuh) noun 1. the active principle of burning or combustion, manifested by the evolution of light and heat. 2. a burning mass of material, as on a hearth or in a furnace. 3. the destructive burning of a building, town, forest,… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 43 fire — See: BALL OF FIRE, BETWEEN THE DEVIL AND THE DEEP BLUE SEA or BETWEEN TWO FIRES, BUILD A FIRE UNDER, BURNT CHILD DREADS THE FIRE, CATCH FIRE, DRAW FIRE, FAT S IN THE FIRE, FIGHT FIRE WITH FIRE, HANG FIRE, HEAP COALS OF FIRE ON ONE S HEAD, HOLD… …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 44 fire — See: BALL OF FIRE, BETWEEN THE DEVIL AND THE DEEP BLUE SEA or BETWEEN TWO FIRES, BUILD A FIRE UNDER, BURNT CHILD DREADS THE FIRE, CATCH FIRE, DRAW FIRE, FAT S IN THE FIRE, FIGHT FIRE WITH FIRE, HANG FIRE, HEAP COALS OF FIRE ON ONE S HEAD, HOLD… …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 45 fire — See: ball of fire, between the devil and the deep blue sea or between two fires, build a fire under, burnt child dreads the fire, catch fire, draw fire, fat s in the fire, fight fire with fire, hang fire, heap coals of fire on one s head, hold… …

    Словарь американских идиом

  • 46 hang back — Synonyms and related words: avoid, back down, balance, be dilatory, blench, blink, boggle, cringe, dawdle, debate, deliberate, demur, dodge, drag, draw back, duck, evade, fade, fall back, fall behind, falter, fear, fight shy of, filibuster,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 47 hang up — Synonyms and related words: adjourn, afterthought, bind, block, blockade, blockage, blow up, bog down, bottleneck, bureaucratic delay, buzz, call, call up, catch, come to nothing, complex, compulsion, continue, cordon, curtain, decelerate, defer …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 48 Hang Cool Teddy Bear — Studio album by Meat Loaf Released 19 April 2010 …

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  • 49 Fire Team Charlie — Infobox Machinima show name = Fire Team Charlie caption = Fire Team Charlie Machinima Logo. engine = Halo 2 genre = Action/Adventure Comedy runtime = Two Minutes Twenty Minutes(per episode) creator = Ben Langley Andrew Zulpo voice actors = Ben… …

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  • 50 hang — I UK [hæŋ] / US verb Word forms hang : present tense I/you/we/they hang he/she/it hangs present participle hanging past tense hung UK [hʌŋ] / US past participle hung *** 1) [transitive] to put something somewhere so that the top part is held in… …

    English dictionary

  • 51 Fire pot — A fire pot is a container, usually earthenware, for carrying fire. Fire pots have been used since prehistoric times to transport fire from one place to another, for warmth while on the move, for cooking, in religious ceremonies and even as… …

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  • 52 fire */*/*/ — I UK [ˈfaɪə(r)] / US [faɪr] noun Word forms fire : singular fire plural fires 1) [countable/uncountable] flames and heat from something that is burning in an uncontrolled way The school was badly damaged by fire. Three children died in a fire at… …

    English dictionary

  • 53 Fire station — A fire station (also called stationhouse) is a structure or other area set aside for storage of firefighting apparatus (i.e, fire engines and related vehicles), personal protective equipment, fire hose, fire extinguishers, and other fire… …

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  • 54 hang on — 1. to hold on tightly. Firefighters used to hang on to the back of the fire truck as it raced to a fire. 2. to wait. Excuse me, wait a minute! Verna, can you hang on just a second? I ll be right back. Usage notes: often used when you are talking… …

    New idioms dictionary

  • 55 hang-up — 1) a delay in some process There was a hang up in the construction of the office tower because of the fire. 2) an inhibition, a neurotic reaction to some life situation She has a serious hang up about the dark and is afraid to go out alone at… …

    Idioms and examples

  • 56 hang up — i. The failure of any external or internal stores to be released from an aircraft when so commanded. The failure of a gun, cannon, or rocket to fire or a bomb to be released constitutes a hang up. ii. The failure of a gas turbine engine to build… …

    Aviation dictionary

  • 57 To hang down — Hang Hang (h[a^]ng), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Hanged} (h[a^]ngd) or {Hung} (h[u^]ng); p. pr. & vb. n. {Hanging}. Usage: The use of hanged is preferable to that of hung, when reference is had to death or execution by suspension, and it is also more… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 58 hold fire — hang/hold fire to delay doing something, especially making a decision, because you are waiting to see what will happen. It would have been good to settle the matter now, but I think we should hang fire until the general situation becomes clearer …

    New idioms dictionary

  • 59 Dry fire — Dry firing is the practice of firing a firearm without ammunition. That is, to pull the trigger and allow the hammer or striker to drop on an empty chamber.[1] This technique is often used to simulate actual firing when there is not a suitable… …

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  • 60 The Men They Couldn't Hang — The Men They Couldn’t Hang Жанры фолк панк Годы 1984 Страна …

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