fire off - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theyfire off
he/she/itfires off
present participlefiring off
past tensefired off
past participlefired off
  1. 2
    to shoot with a gun or other weapon

    The British ship fired off a few warning shots.

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See also main entry: fire