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  • in warfare, an agreed end to hostilities for a specific purpose
våpenhvile {f}
baptism of fire
  • the first experience of a severe ordeal
ilddåp {m}
forest fire
  • fire
skogbrann {m}
fire extinguisher /ˈfaɪəɹ ɪkˌstɪŋ.ɡwɪʃ.ə(ɹ)/
  • device for putting out a fire
fire brigade /ˈfaɪə(ɹ)bɹɪˌɡeɪd/
  • group within a corporation or industrial site
fire engine /faɪə(ɹ).ɛn.dʒɪn/, /faɪɚ.ɛn.dʒɪn/
  • fire truck
add fuel to the fire
  • worsen a conflict
helle bensin på bålet
puste til ilden
Greek fire
  • flammable substance
gresk ild
fire alarm
  • sound or other warning made by a fire alarm
fire alarm
  • response to a fire by the fire department
St. Elmo's fire
  • electrical discharge
Sankt Elms ild
no smoke without fire
  • gossip and accusations are often substantiated by fact
det er ingen røyk uten ild
catch fire
  • become engulfed in flames
ta fyr
play with fire
  • put oneself in a precarious situation
leke med ild
fight fire with fire
  • respond to an attack with a counter-attack
bekjempe ild med ild
fire point
  • the lowest temperature at which the vapour of a fuel will continue to burn
ready, aim, fire
  • sequence of commands
klar, sikt, fyr
fire company /ˈfaɪˌə(ɹ)kʌmpəni/
  • an organization whose purpose is to extinguish fires
fire department
  • fire department
fire-eyed diucon rødøyetyrann
set on fire
  • cause to begin to burn
fire retardant slukkemiddel
firing /ˈfaɪɹɪŋ/
  • dismissal
avskjed {m}
firing /ˈfaɪɹɪŋ/
  • fuel
brensel {n}
fire up starte
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