Definition of 'fire brigade'

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The one about having to call the fire brigade to put out the candles on his cake? The Sun (2016)Thank goodness for the London fire brigade. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Shortly afterwards the fire brigade arrived, and a detachment of special constables. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The fire brigade is wonderful. Times, Sunday Times (2016)An investigation was not carried out until 22 days after the accident because the ambulance service had not notified the fire brigade. The Sun (2016)Shall I call the fire brigade to get your arm out of there? Times, Sunday Times (2017)A spokesman for the London fire brigade said that part of a flat on the ground floor was alight. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It is being tested by West Midlands fire brigade and is due to go into use next year. The Sun (2016)We were at work when a neighbour phoned to say the fire brigade were at our house. The Sun (2013)We had to abandon the house and call the fire brigade. The Sun (2015)It was a joint operation by us and the fire brigade. The Sun (2014)He was rescued by the fire brigade the following morning. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He was cut free by the fire brigade. The Sun (2008)Why not also have competing police forces, fire brigades or ambulance services? Times, Sunday Times (2015)If extra supplies are needed, the fire brigade is called. Times, Sunday Times (2012)A fire brigade is considering charging organisations if it has to help to move fat people. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The fire brigade arrived to find members of the local flying club struggling to put out the blaze which was raging in the wrecked aircraft. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The fire brigade were brilliant. The Sun (2013)He added that the fire brigade had recommended allowing the truck's remaining gas to burn off rather than trying to extinguish it. Times, Sunday Times (2015)A new police force and fire brigade allowed Romans to feel safe. Times, Sunday Times (2015)A fire brigade is seeking to enlist housewives as potential part-time recruits to solve its staffing shortage. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The velvet curtain had been ruined and stage machinery damaged, but the stage crew banked the flames before the fire brigade could reach the theatre. Susie Gilbert and Jay Shir A TALE OF FOUR HOUSES: Opera at Covent Garden, La Scala, Vienna and the Met since 1945 (2003)Fire brigades will be hit as control and support staff, including cooks, walk out. The Sun (2006)A fire brigade spokesman said yesterday: 'Most cats will come down of their own accord. The Sun (2014)A fire brigade spokesman confirmed: 'A high reading of carbon monoxide was detected. The Sun (2013)

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Translations for 'fire brigade'

British English: fire brigade /ˈfaɪə brɪˈɡeɪd/ NOUN
The fire brigade is an organization which has the job of putting out fires.
  • American English: fire department
  • Arabic: فِرْقَةُ الـمُطَافئ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: brigada de incêndio
  • Chinese: 消防队
  • Croatian: vatrogasna jedinica
  • Czech: hasičský sbor
  • Danish: brandvæsen
  • Dutch: brandweer
  • European Spanish: cuerpo de bomberos
  • Finnish: palokunta
  • French: pompiers
  • German: Feuerwehr
  • Greek: πυροσβεστική
  • Italian: vigili del fuoco
  • Japanese: 消防隊
  • Korean: 소방대
  • Norwegian: brannvesen
  • Polish: straż pożarna
  • European Portuguese: bombeiros
  • Romanian: brigadă de pompieri
  • Russian: пожарная бригада
  • Latin American Spanish: cuerpo de bomberos
  • Swedish: brandkår
  • Thai: หน่วยกู้ไฟ
  • Turkish: itfaiye
  • Ukrainian: пожежна бригада
  • Vietnamese: đội cứu hỏa


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