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1. fighter

noun. ['ˈfaɪtɝ'] someone who fights (or is fighting).

Synonyms

  • soul
  • mauler
  • superior
  • hell-rooster
  • belligerent
  • combatant
  • victor
  • gladiator
  • wrestler
  • street fighter
  • gouger
  • individual
  • boxer
  • mortal
  • skirmisher
  • brawler
  • tough
  • gamecock
  • person
  • butter
  • defender
  • scrapper
  • fencer
  • grappler
  • battler
  • pugilist
  • master
  • hell-kite
  • matman
  • swordsman
  • withstander
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • follower
  • bad guy
  • partisan
  • leader

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fight (English)
  • feoht (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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  • overnighter
  • ex-fighter
  • whiter
  • slyter
  • sluyter
  • schreiter
  • schneiter
  • kreiter
  • brighter
  • zeiter
  • writer
  • tighter
  • seitter
  • seiter
  • riter
  • righter
  • reitter
  • reiter
  • pitre
  • nighter
  • mitre
  • miter
  • lyter
  • lighter
  • leiter
  • deiter
  • biter
  • beiter

2. fighter

noun. ['ˈfaɪtɝ'] a high-speed military or naval airplane designed to destroy enemy aircraft in the air.

Synonyms

  • kamikaze
  • aeroplane
  • military plane
  • interceptor
  • fighter aircraft
  • attack aircraft
  • plane
  • airplane
  • warplane

Antonyms

  • introvert
  • withholder
  • male
  • adult

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fight (English)
  • feoht (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. forest

noun. ['ˈfɔrəst, ˈfɔrɪst'] the trees and other plants in a large densely wooded area.

Synonyms

  • underwood
  • second growth
  • jungle
  • vegetation
  • virgin forest
  • rain forest
  • woods
  • grove
  • undergrowth
  • tree
  • flora
  • botany
  • bosk
  • old growth
  • underbrush
  • wood

Antonyms

  • nondevelopment
  • embark
  • leave
  • disconnect

Etymology

  • forest (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • forest (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. fire

noun. ['ˈfaɪɝ, ˈfaɪr'] the event of something burning (often destructive).

Synonyms

  • brush fire
  • smoulder
  • occurrence
  • happening
  • bonfire
  • smolder
  • conflagration
  • prairie fire
  • smudge
  • campfire
  • backfire
  • forest fire
  • inferno
  • balefire
  • natural event
  • grassfire

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • open
  • thicken
  • tune

Etymology

  • fier (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fyr (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. fire

verb. ['ˈfaɪɝ, ˈfaɪr'] start firing a weapon.

Synonyms

  • open fire
  • shoot

Antonyms

  • lower
  • demote
  • descent

Etymology

  • fier (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fyr (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. fire

noun. ['ˈfaɪɝ, ˈfaɪr'] the act of firing weapons or artillery at an enemy.

Synonyms

  • counterpreparation fire
  • preparation fire
  • covering fire
  • counterfire
  • direct fire
  • crossfire
  • registration fire
  • volley
  • shelling
  • fusillade
  • observed fire
  • attack
  • scheduled fire
  • fratricide
  • antiaircraft fire
  • concentrated fire
  • cover
  • cannon fire
  • indirect fire
  • unobserved fire
  • destruction fire
  • burst
  • distributed fire
  • supporting fire
  • battery
  • onslaught
  • massed fire
  • artillery fire
  • neutralization fire
  • firing
  • harassing fire
  • suppressive fire
  • interdiction fire
  • call fire
  • radar fire
  • salvo
  • broadside
  • searching fire
  • onset
  • bombardment
  • hostile fire
  • barrage
  • onrush
  • friendly fire
  • grazing fire

Antonyms

  • cool
  • coldness
  • anestrus
  • unemotionality

Etymology

  • fier (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fyr (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. fire

verb. ['ˈfaɪɝ, ˈfaɪr'] cause to go off.

Synonyms

  • pop
  • loose off
  • blast
  • discharge
  • let drive
  • shoot
  • fusillade
  • let fly

Antonyms

  • calmness
  • disorganise
  • disorganize
  • uninteresting

Etymology

  • fier (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fyr (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. fire

verb. ['ˈfaɪɝ, ˈfaɪr'] bake in a kiln so as to harden.

Antonyms

  • wake

Etymology

  • fier (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fyr (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. fire

verb. ['ˈfaɪɝ, ˈfaɪr'] terminate the employment of; discharge from an office or position.

Synonyms

  • terminate
  • dismiss
  • pension off
  • give the sack
  • clean out
  • force out
  • send packing
  • can
  • give notice
  • drop
  • sack
  • squeeze out
  • give the axe
  • remove
  • retire
  • displace
  • furlough
  • lay off

Antonyms

  • functional disorder
  • organic disorder
  • organized
  • untroubled

Etymology

  • fier (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fyr (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. fire

noun. ['ˈfaɪɝ, ˈfaɪr'] the process of combustion of inflammable materials producing heat and light and (often) smoke.

Synonyms

  • blaze
  • burning
  • flare
  • ignition
  • flaming
  • blazing
  • flame

Antonyms

  • succumb
  • curse
  • bless
  • deaden

Etymology

  • fier (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fyr (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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