Definition of firie in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈfʌɪri/

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Australian informal
A firefighter: there’s always a firie nearby to rescue you or your house from flames
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  • Note the firie up the ladder in the shop.
  • I am not questioning the integrity nor the bravery of the NSW "firie", but let's be honest.
  • Obviously the young firie showed some promise, as he became captain in 1976 and has held the position ever since.
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