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Synonyms for fire

Synonyms for fire

the visible signs of combustion

powerful, intense emotion

passionate devotion to or interest in a cause or subject, for example

exceptional brightness and clarity, as of a cut and polished stone

liveliness and vivacity of imagination

to cause to burn or undergo combustion

to arouse the emotions of; make ardent

to discharge a gun or firearm


to release or cause to release energy suddenly and violently, especially with a loud noise

to launch with great force

to send through the air with a motion of the hand or arm

Synonyms for fire

the process of combustion of inflammable materials producing heat and light and (often) smoke

a fireplace in which a relatively small fire is burning

once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles)

feelings of great warmth and intensity

fuel that is burning and is used as a means for cooking

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a severe trial

intense adverse criticism

start firing a weapon


Related Words

bake in a kiln so as to harden

go off or discharge

drive out or away by or as if by fire

provide with fuel


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Newer Technology has been an important developer of upgrades for the PowerBook line with the original PowerBook Duo docking devices, G3 processor upgrades, current BookEndz docking stations and now FireWire 2 Go.
FireWire and QuickTime are trademarks of Apple Computer, Inc.
If it were to fairly evaluate the merits of FireWire, perhaps it would be inclined to make products for that interface as well.
FireWire (1394) does not have this same acceptance, at least at this time.
The leaders of HANA have adopted a 'one cable, one remote' model, and they are attracted to 1394 because any device can be added simply by using a single FireWire cable," said James Snider, executive director of the 1394 Trade Association.
FireWire audio interfaces and breakout boxes, the primary application for the BeBoB platform, enable musicians to combine signals from multiple instruments, microphones, sample clips and other audio sources, and transfer them to a computer using a single FireWire (IEEE 1394) serial interface.
A market leader in FireWire storage controllers for external hard drives, Oxford has introduced innovative features that help external drive manufacturers keep digital content safe including hardware RAID and encryption.
According to James Snider, executive director of the 1394 Trade Association, growth for the 1394a version of FireWire, with bandwidths up to 400 Megabits/second, remains steady.
The sleek miniStack(TM) is designed to complement the size, shape and color of Apple's Mac mini, but also works great with any computer that has an available FireWire and/or USB port.
BridgeCo's processor and software platforms are used by more than 85% of all FireWire breakout boxes and 1394 audio interface systems today.
BridgeCo, a leading provider of digital entertainment networking solutions, is demonstrating the FireWire Guitar at the Audio Engineering Society (AES) Conference in New York this week.
The 7200RPM Mercury On-The-Go drives feature 8 Megabytes (MB) of cache and are available with either a FireWire-only interface or with both FireWire and Universal Serial Bus (USB) interfaces.