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fire

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of FIRE

1
a destructive burning <a number of suspicious fires in the neighborhood recently>
3
a test of faith, patience, or strength <asked to be sent to the front lines, as he was eager to prove himself in the fire of battle>
Synonyms cross, crucible, fire, gauntlet (also gantlet), ordeal

April 25, 2015
lissome Hear it
nimble or easily flexed
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