English to Afrikaans Meaning :: fire

vuur
Fire :
vuur
- vuurafgedankvureafvuur
 

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Noun(1) the event of something burning (often destructive(2) the act of firing weapons or artillery at an enemy(3) the process of combustion of inflammable materials producing heat and light and (often(4) a fireplace in which a relatively small fire is burning(5) once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles(6) feelings of great warmth and intensity(7) fuel that is burning and is used as a means for cooking(8) a severe trial(9) intense adverse criticism
Verb(1) start firing a weapon(2) cause to go off(3) bake in a kiln so as to harden(4) terminate the employment of; discharge from an office or position(5) go off or discharge(6) drive out or away by or as if by fire(7) call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses(8) destroy by fire(9) provide with fuel(10) generate an electrical impulse(11) become ignited(12) start or maintain a fire in

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(1) The spread of radio sets made tactical separation easier and improved the control of artillery and mortar fire .(2) Despite drawing critical fire and reactionary ire, the show's back for a second series.(3) I had to fire men who've been with me for years(4) This episode, recorded only by Luke, has come under some serious critical fire .(5) He does what he does best, puts fire into men's hearts, plants the seeds of war.(6) It was a great team effort with the lads playing with fire , passion, determination and a tremendous will to win.(7) it's not yet known how the fire started(8) they opened fire(9) The Emperor is often associated with Aries, which is a strong and assertive astrological fire sign.(10) put more coal on the fire(11) There is a reluctance on the part of broadcast executives to fire presenters who stir up public outrage - because it sells.(12) a fire at a hotel(13) For them, fire has its spirits, so do trees and birds and wild animals.(14) Our giggling stopped with a burst followed by an answering burst of machine-gun fire coming from the river about fifty yards away.(15) Hitler himself was occasionally caught in the line of fire of criticism.(16) Maybe I would have less passion, less fire , less anger driving me to make the world a better place.
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Noun
1. blaze ::
brand
2. dynamism ::
dinamika
3. gunfire ::
geweerskote
4. criticism ::
kritiek
5. flaming ::
vlam
6. attack ::
aanval
7. firing ::
afvuur
8. fervor ::
ywer
Verb
9. launch ::
bekendstelling
10. shoot ::
skiet
11. dismiss ::
ontslaan
12. start ::
begin
13. stimulate ::
stimuleer
14. fuel ::
brandstof
15. give notice ::
kennis gee
16. discharge ::
ontslag
17. raise ::
in te samel
18. open fire ::
oop vuur
19. burn down ::
afbrand
Antonyms
Different Forms
fire, fired, fires, firing, firings
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