Definition of 'fireman'
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A total of 2,400 police and 1,500 firemen will be on duty in the capital. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Soon firemen and police vans began to arrive. Calcio: A History of Italian Football (2006)Can those burly firemen rescue her in time? The Sun (2013)For the same reason he says a fireman would understand his work better than an academic. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They were ferried away on buses as firemen battled to put out the mystery blaze. The Sun (2008)But firemen say this is a very bad idea. Times, Sunday Times (2012)She was in her early thirties and was screaming and crying as the police and firemen tried to console her. Times, Sunday Times (2006)When houses caught fire, there were no firemen to put them out. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Paramedics, police and firemen were joined at the scene by three mountain rescue teams. The Sun (2010)It's the same story with paramedics and firemen and the police. The Sun (2013)And what if doctors, firemen and the police had access to such a system? Times, Sunday Times (2016)The 64-year-old former fireman stopped his car and got out as he thought the driver had a problem. The Sun (2010)Finally, a team of firemen arrived and lifted me off my bed and on to a stretcher. The Sun (2012)Currently, a newly trained soldier is paid about half the salary of a newly trained policeman or fireman. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It was built in 1896 and is one of the smallest of four terraces built originally for local train drivers and firemen. Times, Sunday Times (2009)A fireman's lift is an option. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The exciting bit was being rescued by the firemen,' she said. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Technically speaking, the firemen could say they wouldn't go to a fire because it was too dangerous. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The pair got trapped in a lift on Thursday night while at a rally in Glasgow and had to be rescued by firemen. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I had to ring the fire brigade and they had to come and put a ladder up to the window and give me a fireman's lift. The Sun (2010)A THIEF trapped in a charity clothes bin he was raiding had to be rescued by firemen. The Sun (2011)Liverpool, was so determined to win the role that he wore his full firefighting kit for the audition and swung a bystander into a fireman's lift. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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Translations for 'fireman'
British English: fireman /ˈfaɪəmən/ NOUN
A fireman is a person whose job is to put out fires.
- American English: fireman
- Arabic: رَجُلُ الـمَطَافِئ
- Brazilian Portuguese: bombeiro
- Chinese: 消防队员
- Croatian: vatrogasac
- Czech: hasič
- Danish: brandmand
- Dutch: brandweerman
- European Spanish: bombero
- Finnish: palomies
- French: pompier
- German: Feuerwehrmann
- Greek: πυροσβέστης
- Italian: vigile del fuoco
- Japanese: 消防士
- Korean: 소방관
- Norwegian: brannmann
- Polish: strażak
- European Portuguese: bombeiro
- Romanian: pompier
- Russian: пожарник
- Spanish: bombero
- Swedish: brandman
- Thai: เจ้าหน้าที่ดับเพลิง
- Turkish: itfaiyeci
- Ukrainian: пожежник
- Vietnamese: lính cứu hỏa
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