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"
discharge, firing, firing offnoun
the act of discharging a gun
ignition, firing, lighting, kindling, inflammationnoun
the act of setting something on fire
dismissal, dismission, discharge, firing, liberation, release, sack, sackingnoun
the termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart)
The process of applying heat or fire, especially to clay etc to produce pottery.
The fuel for a fire.
The discharge of a gun or other weapon.
The dismissal of someone from a job.
the act of disharging firearms
the mode of introducing fuel into the furnace and working it
the application of fire, or of a cautery
the process of partly vitrifying pottery by exposing it to intense heat in a kiln
fuel; firewood or coal
Military Dictionary and Gazetteer
The act of discharging fire-arms.
The numerical value of firing in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of firing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
( The consulate is in) a very heavily guarded area, the firing is still continuing and we can hear small blasts, which suggests the attackers are still engaged with security forces, the firing is still continuing and the police have not made any official statement but eyewitnesses said there are three to four attackers, heavily armed attackers who tried to storm the Chinese consulate and still we can hear gunshots.
Firing this officer was the right thing to do, his actions were a betrayal of every value we have in our community, and he is not representative of our great police force.
While this shameful act may be an isolated incident, what’s not isolated are the almost daily reports that feed the perception that VA leadership are detached from the urgent challenges facing returning veterans, but it’s even more troubling that Ms. Paul’s shockingly poor judgment did not merit immediate firing. She should have been fired the minute such poor judgment was discovered and failing to do so only reinforces VA's track record of failing to hold its employees accountable.
The firing is still continuing and the police have not made any official statement but eyewitnesses said there are three to four attackers, heavily armed attackers who tried to storm the Chinese consulate and still we can hear gunshots.
There could be firing by the North Koreans, which then could prompt South Koreans to retaliate very quickly, there's always a danger that things could escalate on the Korean Peninsula, lives being lost.
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