What is the opposite of a fire?
I hope this helps! In classical terms, the opposite of fire is water, just as the opposite of air is earth.
What is the opposite of lighting a fire?
What is the opposite of lighting someone’s fire?
|turning off||wearing down|
What is the opposite of a wildfire?
What is the opposite of fires?
|beats out||blows out|
|dampens down||snuffs out|
What word means the opposite of flammable?
As far as I know, the opposite of flammable/inflammable is ‘non-flammable’.
Why is water opposite fire?
Fire gets extinguished not because of water, as water is used, it cuts off the supply of oxygen to the inflammable material. As oxygen is cut off, fire extinguishes. This is the common principle used in any type of fire extinguisher. Magnesium is used as under water torches by divers to make fire inside water.
Is ice the opposite of fire?
For Fire, the allied elements are Earth and Energy. The opposite element is the element farthest away from another element. For Fire, the opposite element is Ice.
What do you say to stop a fire?
To stop a fire – thesaurus
- put out. phrasal verb. to make something stop burning.
- smother. verb. to put out a fire by covering it.
- extinguish. verb. formal to make a fire or cigarette stop burning.
- blow out. phrasal verb.
- stamp out. phrasal verb.
- beat out. phrasal verb.
- douse. verb.
- fight a fire/blaze. phrase.
What do you call a out of control fire?
A fire described as “going” or “out of control” is one where parts of its perimeter are burning and have the potential to spread into unburnt areas. The flames of these subside quickly, so the majority of a fire’s interior consists of blackened area where only heavy fuels such as logs and branches continue to burn.
Is the opposite of fire water or no fire?
This is a common misconception that water is opposite to that of fire, as water is used to extinguish fire in common. Fire gets extinguished not because of water, as water is used, it cuts off the supply of oxygen to the inflammable material. As oxygen is cut off, fire extinguishes.
What does not flammable mean?
Definition of nonflammable : not flammable specifically : not easily ignited and not burning rapidly if ignited.
What is the synonym of flammable?
fiery, ignitable. (also ignitible), inflammable, touchy.
Is Earth the opposite of fire?
Earth is in the opposite direction as fire and therefore corresponds with midnight, winter, and the new moon.