fire enginefire engine
- a motor truck with a special pumping apparatus for spraying water, chemicals, etc. on fires to put them out
- loosely any motor truck for carrying firemen and equipment to a fire
Any of various large motor vehicles that carry firefighters and equipment to a fire and support extinguishing operations, as by pumping water. Also called fire truck .
(plural fire engines)
- attributive form of fire engine
- fire-engine red