Firefighters with their fire engine.
fire engine definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- 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
fire engine definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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.