AskDefine | Define fired

Dictionary Definition

fired adj : having lost your job [syn: discharged, dismissed, laid-off, pink-slipped]

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Verb

fired
  1. past of fire

Extensive Definition

Firing and fired are forms of the verb "to fire" and may refer to one of these:

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Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

afire, agog, aquiver, aroused, atingle, atwitter, baked, boiled, braised, broiled, browned, bursting, carried away, coddled, cooked, curried, deviled, ebullient, effervescent, excited, exhilarated, fricasseed, fried, grilled, heated, high, hopped up, impassioned, inflamed, inspired, keyed up, lathered up, manic, moved, on fire, oven-baked, pan-broiled, parboiled, poached, ready to burst, roast, roasted, roused, sauteed, scalloped, seared, shirred, steamed, steamed up, stewed, stimulated, stirred, stirred up, thrilled, tingling, tingly, toasted, turned-on, whipped up, worked up, wrought up, yeasty
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