Definition of 'line of fire'
Example sentences containing 'line of fire'
The Bullet Catchers (1989)
They put themselves in the line of fire for a pittance.The Sun (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2011)
More often than not they are in the first line of fire outside a military base or sensitive facility.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Yet he is now respected within programming and is not in the line of fire over the Jubilee coverage.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
If with uncertainty they can shoot kids, then what about other people who just happen to be in the line of fire?Times, Sunday Times (2009) The Sun (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2016)
But it was blocked by the inner one, saving the widower's life as he sat in his armchair in the direct line of fire.The Sun (2015)
Definition of line of fire from the Collins English Dictionary