Definition of 'firefight'
Example sentences containing 'firefight'
For four hours there was an intense firefight.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Down in the street an intense firefight was under way.Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2016)
They had been able to bring only limited firefighting equipment with them.Times, Sunday Times (2007) The Other Side of Me Times, Sunday Times (2015) The Sun (2011)
It was the most intense firefight.The Sun (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
But there was also evidence of the fierce firefight the building had seen hours earlier with toppled statues and hundreds of artillery shells on the floor.The Sun (2011)
US ambulances and firefighting equipment from an American airbase at the airport were sent to the crash site.The Sun (2008) The Sun (2009)
Perhaps, rather than firefighting when the press gets involved, it should stop leaving its chip pan unattended.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
He accepts that the FA has to act swiftly and decisively on the deeper issues in the game rather than mere firefighting.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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