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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

Related Words

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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Now in perfect working order, the fearsome dragon breathes fire (with a red light bulb), gnashes its jaws, and menaces St.
There are some squeals and freak-out effects, but what is most impressive about Zorn's quartet is its overall focus, lyricism, honesty and generosity, even when it breathes fire.
Godzilla tends to nm when shot at and inexplicably breathes fire only twice -- and when it doesn't serve the reptile's purpose.
Dragon Tales, one of today's hottest kids properties will fly into the video game market this year as NewKidCo breathes fire into age-appropriate interactive adventures for the PlayStation and Game Boy Color.
Dugald taught us lots of interesting facts for instance did you know a mother dragon breathes fire onto her eggs and that every dragon's footprint is different?