Definition of fire engine in English:

fire engine

Syllabification: fire en·gine


  • A vehicle carrying firefighters and equipment for fighting large fires.
    More example sentences
    • Local firefighters took a fire engine to join his funeral procession.
    • Residents said they fear that next time it could be a fire engine or ambulance that could barred by thoughtlessly parked vehicles.
    • The officer who suffered the most serious injuries had to be cut free from the cab of the fire engine.

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