Definition of Fires

1. Noun. (plural of fire) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of fire) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Fires

1. fire [v] - See also: fire

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Fires

firepole
firepoles
firepot
firepots
firepower
firepower kill
firepowers
fireproof
fireproofed
fireproofing
fireproofs
firer
fireroom
firerooms
firers
fires (current term)
fires away
fires off
fires up
firesale
firescorched
fireset
firesets
firesetting behaviour
fireships
fireside
fireside chat
fireside chats
firesides

Literary usage of Fires

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1. Proceedings of the United States Naval Institute by United States Naval Institute (1886)
"From the table it is seen that with banked fires the weight of coal per furnace per hour is, for small boilers, i6 to i8 pounds; medium, 22 to 24 pounds; ..."

2. Bulletin by North Carolina Dept. of Conservation and Development, North Carolina Geological Survey (1883-1905), North Carolina Geological and Economic Survey (1894)
"PROTECTION OF YOUNG PINES AGAINST fires AND HOGS. use 011 these lands ad libitum. It is the opposition of these people, who constitute so large a part of ..."

3. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1871)
"The greater part of the combustible material which feeds these fires is grass ... These together cover the ground every season, for the fires of one year do ..."

4. The Golden Bough: A Study in Magic and Religion by James George Frazer (1900)
"Grimm inferred the liel'ls on All Saints' Day (the first of custom from a passage in a romance November) and kindle great fires of ..."

5. Bulletin by Philippines. Bureau of forestry (1906)
"Forest fires, in the usual acceptance of the term, are unknown. ... it is believed, greatly lessen and eventually check this evil. GRASS-LAND fires. ..."

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