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open fire

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  1. open fire, fireverb

    start firing a weapon

    Synonyms:
    send away, kindle, raise, fuel, provoke, burn down, burn, sack, terminate, discharge, give the sack, force out, enkindle, dismiss, displace, can, evoke, elicit, give notice, go off, give the axe, fire, arouse

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  1. Abu Shebar:

    Every night they open fire on us, they are only active at night.

  2. Patrizia Heidegger:

    We have documented a lot of accidents caused by falling steel blocks under which workers are crushed, there are fires and explosions caused by the unsafe handling of gas cylinders or the use of open fire inside the hull without testing the level of inflammable gases.

  3. Sheriff Mike Chitwood:

    The 14-year-old comes out of the garage with a pump shotgun, levels it at deputies, and despite warnings to drop it, she walks back into the garage. She comes back a second time, and that's when deputies open fire.

  4. Amir Peretz:

    Without a doubt, the question of the 'command spirit' will arise, with some in the ranks wondering whether this defence minister has, effectively, revised military ethics, especially regarding open-fire regulations, the defence minister is, in a sense, the 'prime minister of Judea and Samaria'.

  5. Patrizia Heidegger:

    There are fires and explosions caused by the unsafe handling of gas cylinders or the use of open fire inside the hull without testing the level of inflammable gases.


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