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firefight
American English: /ˈfaɪ(ə)rˌfaɪt/
British English: /ˈfʌɪəfʌɪt/

Translation of firefight in Spanish:

noun

  • (Military)
    Example sentences
    • Two other soldiers were killed in firefights with the enemy.
    • It was not inconceivable that we might soon be in a firefight, so we were leaning well forward in our foxholes.
    • They went out on patrols, participated in raids on enemy safe houses, controlled dozens of missions dropping live ordnance, and were involved in a few firefights.

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