Phrasal verbs - Meaning of fire off

Phrasal verbs

What does fire off mean?

Here is the meaning of fire off with examples:

"fire off"


1. to write and send usually in haste or anger.
2. to shoot with a gun or other weapon


1. When I read the article, I was so upset that I fired off a letter to the journalist.
2. The soldiers fired off a few warning shots.

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