- v start firing a weapon
- v cause to go off
- v bake in a kiln so as to harden
- v terminate the employment of; discharge from an office or position
The boss fired his secretary today
- v go off or discharge
The gun fired
- v drive out or away by or as if by fire
The soldiers were fired
- v call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses)
- v destroy by fire
- v provide with fuel
- s having lost your job
- With the season barely quarter of the way over, six NBA head coaches have already been fired.
- A month later, Paul O'Neill was fired, ending the rocky two-year tenure of Bush's first Treasury Secretary, who became known for his candid statements and the controversies .
- Two rockets were fired from southern Lebanon into Israel on Friday, prompting Israel to respond with artillery fire, Lebanese security and military officials said.
- Hillary Rodham Clinton in í•œê²¨ë ˆ
Clinton stated, "The evidence is overwhelming and condemning. The torpedo that sank the Cheonan...... was fired by a North Korean submarine."
- Ahmad Wali in The Associated Press
If he is fired, it will disrupt the operation,Ahmad Wali Karzai said. "It definitely will affect it. He (McChrystal) started all this, and he has a good relationship with the people. The people trust him and we trust him. If we lose this...
- Tzipi Livni in FOXNews
Israel is a country that reacts vigorously when its citizens are fired up, which is a good thing,Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni told Israel Radio on Monday. "That is something that Hamas now understands and that is how we are going to react...