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Definition of Firing


  1. The act of disharging firearms.
  2. The mode of introducing fuel into the furnace and working it.
  3. The application of fire, or of a cautery.
  4. The process of partly vitrifying pottery by exposing it to intense heat in a kiln.
  5. Fuel; firewood or coal.

Firing Quotations

The baby boomers are getting older, and will stay older for longer. And they will run right into the dementia firing range. How will a society cope? Especially a society that can't so readily rely on those stable family relationships that traditionally provided the backbone of care?
Terry Pratchett

I love to go to the playground and watch the children jumping up and down. They don't know I'm firing blanks.
Emo Philips

One of the most insane environments I have ever spent time in is a gun range. There we are, all in a line, armed to the teeth, firing away.
Henry Rollins

I could never have imagined that firing 67 people on national television would actually make me more popular, especially with the younger generation.
Donald Trump

Indiscriminate firing by police on people is absolute barbarism. Instead of solving their problems, the government is trying to suppress the people by force.
Sheikh Hasina
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Firing Translations

firing in French is larguer
firing in Italian is sparare
firing in Norwegian is skyting, avfyring, tenning
firing in Swedish is skjutande

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