5 letter words starting with fir

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Definition of fires

fires (noun)

  1. A (usually self-sustaining) chemical reaction involving the bonding of oxygen with carbon or other fuel, with the production of heat and the presence of flame or smouldering.
  2. An instance of this chemical reaction, especially when intentionally created and maintained in a specific location to a useful end (such as a campfire or a hearth fire).
  3. The occurrence, often accidental, of fire in a certain place, causing damage and danger.
  4. The aforementioned chemical reaction of burning, considered one of the Classical elements or basic elements of alchemy.
  5. A heater or stove used in place of a real fire (such as an electric fire).
  6. The elements necessary to start a fire.
  7. The bullets or other projectiles fired from a gun.
  8. Strength of passion, whether love or hate.
  9. Liveliness of imagination or fancy; intellectual and moral enthusiasm.
  10. Splendour; brilliancy; lustre; hence, a star.
  11. A severe trial; anything inflaming or provoking.
  12. Red coloration in a piece of opal.

fires (verb)

  1. To set (something, often a building) on fire.
  2. To heat as with fire, but without setting on fire, as ceramic, metal objects, etc.
  3. To drive away by setting a fire.
  4. To terminate the employment contract of (an employee), especially for cause (such as misconduct or poor performance).
  5. To shoot (a gun or analogous device).
  6. To shoot a gun, cannon, or similar weapon.
  7. To shoot; to attempt to score a goal.
  8. To cause an action potential in a cell.
  9. To forcibly direct (something).
  10. (computer sciences, software engineering) To initiate an event (by means of an event handler).
  11. To inflame; to irritate, as the passions.
  12. To animate; to give life or spirit to.
  13. To feed or serve the fire of.
  14. To light up as if by fire; to illuminate.
  15. To cauterize.
  16. To catch fire; to be kindled.
  17. To be irritated or inflamed with passion.

Definition of first

first (noun)

  1. The person or thing in the first position.
  2. The first gear of an engine.
  3. Something that has never happened before; a new occurrence.
  4. First base
  5. A first-class honours degree.
  6. A first-edition copy of some publication.
  7. A fraction of an integer ending in one.

first (adjective)

  1. Preceding all others of a series or kind; the ordinal of one; earliest.
  2. Most eminent or exalted; most excellent; chief; highest.

first (adverb)

  1. Before anything else; firstly.
  2. For the first time;

first (noun)

  1. Time; time granted; respite.

Definition of firth

firth (noun)

  1. An arm or inlet of the sea; a river estuary.

firth (noun)

  1. An arm or inlet of the sea; a river estuary.

firth (noun)

  1. Peace; security.
  2. Sanctuary, asylum.

firth (noun)

  1. A forest or wood; woodland generally.
  2. Land with mostly undergrowth and few trees; also, land in between forests or woods; pastureland which is not in use.
  3. Brushwood or undergrowth, sometimes in the form of a hedge.
  4. A hedge, especially one made from brushwood which has been wattled; also, a movable frame made from wattled branches, a hurdle.
  5. A kind of weir made from wattled branches for catching fish.