• 简明词典(词霸)
  • 柯林斯词典
  • 牛津词典
  • fire


    • [ˈfaɪə(r)]
    • [ˈfaɪər]


    • 常用
    • 高考讲解
    • n.
      火(灾); 炉火; 取暖器; 火力; 激情
    • v.
      射击; 解雇; 烧制; (引擎)点火; 驱动; 唤起


  • 词态变化

    • 复数: fires;
    • 第三人称单数: fires;
    • 过去式: fired;
    • 过去分词: fired;
    • 现在分词: firing;
  • 实用场景例句

    • 全部
    • 火灾
    • 射击
    • 发射
    • 热情
    • 开火
    • 燃烧
    • 充满热情
    • 解雇
    • 激励
    • 射出

    His behavior under fire approved him a man of courage.



    He's denied having an affair with secretary but of course there's no smoke without fire.



    He took out a fire insurance policy for his house.



    We were pinned down by the enemy fire.



    The fire burned up more than 50000 pounds worth of antiques.



    Fire and water may be good servants , but bad masters.

    [谚]水火是忠仆, 用之不慎成灾主.


    The fire was soon put out.



    She sat in an armchair by the fire, reading a newspaper.



    Don't let the fire out, will you ?

    别让火熄灭, 好 吗 ?


    Thirty miners were trapped underground after the fire.



    A cigarette spark started the forest fire.



    The fire is burning cheerfully.



    Put some more coal on the fire.



    On a cold evening it is pleasant to sit by the fire.



    Water afar quenches not fire.



    It is like putting out a fire with kerosene.



    I've laid the fire in the hearth, all you have to do is to put a match to it.

    我已在火炉里放好木柴,作好了生火准备, 你只要把它点燃就行了.


    It transpired that the fire was caused by a careless smoker.



    The smoke from the camp fire curled upwords.



    There was a panic when the building caught fire.



    During the fire, he was trapped under the cabin and was suffocated to death.

    火患发生时, 他被困在舱底下窒息而死.


    The firemen were unable to quench the fire.



    He has gone off by the fire.



    The fire is blazing.



  • 真题例句

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    • 四级
    • 六级
    • 高考
    • 考研

    We recently caught up with yoga entrepreneur Leah Zaccaria, who put herself through the fire of change to completely reinvent herself.


    Some began to stop taking bathroom breaks, worried that if their productivity fell they would be fired.


    I suspect the reason is a deep-rooted love of the fire.


    Fire was one of the earliest major technological advances for humankind, providing heat, protection, and cooked food (which is much easier to cat and digest)


    Human control of fire goes back far enough (over a million years) that evolution could have produced a genetic leaning towards fire as a central aspect of human life.


    And a room with books in it induces, at least in some, a feeling not dissimilar to that of a fire in the fireplace on a cold winter's night.


    In March its chief executive was fired by Time's current Man of the Year, Mr Obama.


    In March, General Motors' chief executive was fired by Mr Obama for poor management


    Two employees the Chris hired were stealing, and he had to fire them.


    One of the greatest heartbreaks for fire fighters occurs when they fail to rescue a child from a burning building because the child, frightened by smoke and noise, hides under a bed or in a closet and is later found dead.


    Saddest of all is when children catch a glimpse of the masked fire fighter but hide because they think they have seen a monster


    To prevent such tragedies, fire fighter Eric Velez gives talks to children in his community, explaining that they should never hide during a fire.


    He displays fire fighters' equipment, including the oxygen mask, which he encourages his listeners to play with and put on.


    Velez and other fire fighters throughout North America, who give similar presentations, will never know how many lives they save through their talks


    Why do some children trapped in a burning building hide from masked fire fighters?


    What does the passage tell us about fire fighter Eric Velez


    He often teaches children what to do during a fire.


    He rescued a student from a big fire


    He travels all over America to help put out fires.


    And I can see myself sitting on a small chair by the fire doing needlework.

    2017年12月四级真题(第二套)听力 Section C

    Crews had the fire under control in about 45 minutes and managed to contain the fire to its point of origin.

    2018年12月四级真题(第一套)听力 Section A

    fire investigators have responded to the scene but have not yet determined the cause of the fire.

    2018年12月四级真题(第一套)听力 Section A

    firefighters responded to a fire Wednesday night at an abandoned mall in Haywood.

    2018年12月四级真题(第一套)听力 Section A

    firefighters will remain on the scene until later this morning to ensure that the fire doesn't start up again.

    2018年12月四级真题(第一套)听力 Section A

    It was the site of a 2006 fire and has remained vacant ever since.

    2018年12月四级真题(第二套)听力 Section A

    six fire engines, two trucks and two chiefs responded to the scene.

    2018年12月四级真题(第一套)听力 Section A

    The fire department of New York says the vacant 100-year-old building being pulled down partially collapsed.

    2018年12月四级真题(第二套)听力 Section A

    There were some people inside the building when the fire broke out but there were no reports of any injuries.

    2018年12月四级真题(第一套)听力 Section A

    After the high-pressure Countdown round at this year's national MathCounts competition, in which the top 12 students went head to head solving complex problems in rapid fire, the finalists for the Math Video Challenge took the stage to show their videos.


    Brazil opened a research station in 1984, but it was largely destroyed by a fire that killed two members of the navy in 2012, the same year that a diesel-laden Brazilian barge sank near the base.


    Born in fire and fury, Devils Tower was then shaped by the slow, gentle work of wind and water.


    It is also easier for a dissatisfied company to give its account to another agency than it would be to fire their own advertising staff.


    The action should beconsistent with the firm's guidelines and may include reassigning the employees to new jobs, suspending them temporarily, or firing them.


    The picture worsens with each round of El Nino, the unusually warm currents in the Pacific Ocean that drive up temperatures and invariably presage (预示) droughts and fires in the rain forest.


    Runaway fires pour even more carbon into the air, which increases temperatures, starting the whole vicious cycle all over again


    Each burning season in the Amazon, fires deliberately set by frontier settlers and developers hurl up almost half a billion metric tons of carbon a year, placing Brazil among the top five contributors to greenhouse gases in the world.


    His logic: companies that embrace automation might use fewer workers, but that's still better than firing everyone and moving the work overseas.


    She may have to be fired for poor performance.


    Two employees the Chris hired were stealing, and he had to fire them.


    The workers on strike were all fired.


    After the high-pressure Countdown round at this year's national Math Counts competition, in which the top 12 students went head to head solving complex problems in rapid fire, the finalists for the Math video Challenge took the stage to show their videos.

    2017年6月六级真题(第三套)阅读 Section B

    As part of the upgrading of its rail yard, Kasselman, who is an inventor and self-proclaimed "steam visionary", is campaigning for a new steam train that runs without any fire and could run on an existing ten- kilometer line, driving tourists and perhaps

    2018年12月六级真题(第二套)听力 Section C

    But less than a month before hand, inspectors found significant problems with the fire safety system and push the opening back again to 2013.

    2019年12月六级真题(第二套)听力 Section C

    Probing the rock pools of a local beach or practising French on a language exchange can fire children's passions, boost their skills and open their eyes to life's possibilities.

    2019年12月六级真题(第三套)阅读 Section C

    This would generate steam that could be used to fill tanks on a small steam train without the use of fire.

    2018年12月六级真题(第二套)听力 Section C

    At space camp, trainees can earn their space exploration badge as they build and fire model rockets, learn about space tasks and try simulated (模拟) flying to space with the crew from all over the world.

    2018年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    Authentic fire gear is provided for your warmth as you get into the holiday spirit.

    2017年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    Authentic fire gear (服装) is provided for your warmth as our entertainers take you to some of the most thrilling parts of San Francisco.

    2017年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    During a fire drill, please do the following.

    2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    False fire alarms are illegal and may lead to imprisonment.

    2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    Fire extinguishers are located on each floor and in each apartment.

    2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    I don't want any fires in this room.

    2017年高考英语全国卷2 听力 原文

    In a fire drill, the students should shut the door and leave at once.

    2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 题设

    Irresponsible use of a fire extinguisher can create a dangerous situation for other residents and could result in damage to personal property.

    2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    Larry pulled over, set the brake and got hold the fire extinguishe?

    2016年高考英语全国卷1 完形填空 原文

    Larry told her that he had already put out the fire and she should not move in case she injured her neck.

    2016年高考英语全国卷1 完形填空 原文

    Misuse of a fire extinguisher will result in fines.

    2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    Most are also equipped with automatic fire alarm systems consisting of heat detectors, smoke detectors and sprinklers.

    2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    Once fire and emergency people arrive, Larry and the other man backed off and let them go to work.

    2016年高考英语全国卷1 完形填空 原文

    Start the smoke detector in a fire.

    2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 选项

    The floors of all campus buildings are equipped with manual fire alarm systems which include fire alarm pull stations and pipes.

    2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    The river was so polluted that it actually caught fire and burned.

    2014年高考英语全国卷1 语法填空 原文

    The University of Adelaide employs a full-time staff of fire prevention professionals.

    2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    Then nine days later, a fire burned the approached to the ground.

    2017年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 完形填空 原文

    They also provide educational programs or fire safety in the residence hall.

    2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    They inspect all campus buildings and test and maintain all sprinkler(喷水灭火装置) systems fire alarms.

    2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    To check and maintain fire prevention equipment.

    2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 选项

    To earn a space exploration badge, a trainee needs to build and fire model rockets.

    2018年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读B 题设

    To warm himself, the sailor sat in front of the fire rubbing one bare foot against the other.

    2015年高考英语陕西卷 单项填空 原文

    Two good bursts from the extinguisher and the fire was put out.

    2016年高考英语全国卷1 完形填空 原文

    Use a fire extinguisher only if you have been trained to do so.

    2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    We sleep in a tent, cooked over an open fire, and walked a long distance to take the shower and use the bathroom.

    2017年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    When the war was near, Alia was worried that the fires of war would destroy the books, which are more precious to her than mountain of gold.

    2017年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 完形填空 原文

    Whenever you move to a new area, you should locate the fire alarm pull stations and the two exits nearest your room.

    2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    Almost all of the interior detail is of cast iron or plaster; the use of wood was minimized to insure fire safety.


    A series of fires ( ' , including those set by the British in 1814) and overcrowded conditions led to the construction of the existing Treasury Building.


    "We've disconnected ourselves from living with fire," Balch says.

    2017年考研真题(英语二)阅读理解 Section Ⅱ

    It is really important to understand and try and tease out what is the human connection with fire today.

    2017年考研真题(英语二)阅读理解 Section Ⅱ

    Scientists tell us this can back fire and actually have a negative impact on our well being.

    2016年考研真题(英语二)阅读理解 Section Ⅱ

    Such a view would require a corresponding shift in the way US society today views fire, researchers says.

    2017年考研真题(英语二)阅读理解 Section Ⅱ

    That's only a small share of the total acreage that could benefit, about half a million acres in all, so it will be vital to prioritize areas at greatest risk of fire or drought.

    2019年考研真题(英语二)阅读理解 Section Ⅱ

    Though often viewed as a problem for western states, the growing frequency of wildfires is a national concern because of impact on federal tax dollars, says Professor Max Moritz, a specialist in fire ecology and management.

    2017年考研真题(英语二)阅读理解 Section Ⅱ

  • 英英释义


    • 1. the event of something burning (often destructive);

      "they lost everything in the fire"

    • 2. the process of combustion of inflammable materials producing heat and light and (often) smoke;

      "fire was one of our ancestors' first discoveries"

    • 3. the act of firing weapons or artillery at an enemy;

      "hold your fire until you can see the whites of their eyes"

      "they retreated in the face of withering enemy fire"

    • 4. a fireplace in which a fire is burning;

      "they sat by the fire and talked"

    • 5. intense adverse criticism;

      "Clinton directed his fire at the Republican Party"

      "the government has come under attack"

      "don't give me any flak"

    • 6. feelings of great warmth and intensity;

      "he spoke with great ardor"

    • 7. once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles)
    • 8. a severe trial;

      "he went through fire and damnation"


    • 1. start firing a weapon
    • 2. cause to go off;

      "fire a gun"

      "fire a bullet"

    • 3. bake in a kiln so as to harden;

      "fire pottery"

    • 4. terminate the employment of;

      "The boss fired his secretary today"

      "The company terminated 25% of its workers"

    • 5. go off or discharge;

      "The gun fired"

    • 6. drive out or away by or as if by fire;

      "The soldiers were fired"

      "Surrender fires the cold skepticism"

    • 7. call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses);

      "arouse pity"

      "raise a smile"

      "evoke sympathy"

    • 8. destroy by fire;

      "They burned the house and his diaries"

    • 9. provide with fuel;

      "Oil fires the furnace"

  • 词组搭配

    breathe fire

    be extremely angry


    I don't want an indignant boyfriend on my doorstep breathing fire.


    catch fire

    begin to burn


    fire and brimstone

    the supposed torments of hell


    his father was preaching fire and brimstone sermons.


    fire away

    (informal)used to give someone permission to begin speaking, typically to ask questions


    "I want to clear up some questions which have been puzzling me." "Fire away.".


    fire in the (或 one's) belly

    a powerful sense of ambition or determination


    firing on all four cylinders

    working or functioning at a peak level


    go on fire

    (Scottish & Irish)begin to burn; catch fire


    go through fire (and water)

    face any peril


    light a fire under someone

    (N. Amer.)stimulate someone to work or act more quickly or enthusiastically


    set fire to

    (或 set something on fire)cause to burn; ignite


    set the world (或 英

    do something remarkable or sensational


    the film hasn't exactly set the world on fire.


    take fire

    start to burn


    where's the fire?

    (informal)used to ask someone why they are in such a hurry or state of excitement


    fire away 【非正式用语】

    To start to talk or ask questions.


  • 同义词辨析

    discharge, dismiss, fire


    • discharge: 语气较重,指有理由的解雇,含几乎不再复用的意味。
    • dismiss: 正式用词,是这组词中语气最轻的一个词,一般只有从上文才能看解雇的原因或理由。
    • fire: 口语用词,多指被断然地突然解雇,其行动犹如开枪一样干净利落。
    kindle, fire, ignite, light


    • kindle: 指艰难或缓慢地把可燃料点燃,可用于比喻。
    • fire: 普通用词,指将某物点燃使其燃烧起来,火势可大可小。
    • ignite: 多用于科技文体,指使某物受热直到燃烧或发光,也可指用火花使易燃物迅速燃烧起来。
    • light: 普通用词,指点燃易燃物,使其能发光,满足各种需要。
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  • 行业词典

    • 体育

      发射   射击   击发   猛力投球   使劲扔球   

    • 医学


    • 土木工程

      消防系统: fire-fighting system   

    • 机械

      耐火连接器: fire-proof connector 在规定的时间内能耐受规定温度的火焰的连接器。   

    • 水产

      [船舶]消防设备: fighting equipment 供船上消除火灾、防止火灾蔓延以及保护消防人员用的各种器具。   

    • 法律


    • 电力

      耐火电缆: fire-resistant cable   

    • 药学


  • 常用俚语

    • take fire

      When the show takes fire we'll all get rich.


    • fire on

      Your behaviour will fire on the whole family.


    • fire up

      She fires up at least thing.


      In one word, you shouldn't fire up your opponent.

      总之一句话, 你不应当激怒你的对手。

      fire up the imagination



      Fire up and split,dudes!


    • fire eater

      He is a fire-eater who is not afraid of criticizing those in power.