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Definition 1: begin to smoke - [verb of consumption]

Samples where fire up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • After the meal, some of the diners lit up

Synonyms for fire up in the sense of this definition

(fire up is a kind of ...) cause to start burning; subject to fire or great heat

"Great heat can ignite almost any dry matter" "Light a cigarette"

(fire up implies ...) inhale and exhale smoke from cigarettes, cigars, pipes

"We never smoked marijuana" "Do you smoke?"

Definition 2: arouse or excite feelings and passions - [verb of emotion]

Samples where fire up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The ostentatious way of living of the rich ignites the hatred of the poor
  • The refugees' fate stirred up compassion around the world
  • Wake old feelings of hatred

Synonyms for fire up in the sense of this definition

(fire up is a kind of ...) call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses)

"arouse pity" "raise a smile" "evoke sympathy"

(... is a kind of fire up ) work up into agitation or excitement

"This religion is fermenting Africa"

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