Origin of fire engine
Examples from the Web for fire engine
Indeed, once the fire-engine house was taken, everybody seemed impressed by John Brown, rather than infuriated or vengeful.
Now that the fire-engine house was surrounded by the marines, he was certain nobody could escape.
There was Ann in her fire-engine Oscar de la Renta, straight out of the First Lady playbook.Valerie Biden Owens Wears Givenchy Bird of Paradise Dress to Democratic National Convention|Isabel Wilkinson|September 7, 2012|DAILY BEAST
But this fall specifically, a fire-engine coif is proving to be the must-have for the fashion pack.
To have a fire without a fire-engine is like being married at a registry-office.
The fire-engine is almost the only foreign mechanical power which has been popularized in China.
When they arrive, leave your carriage there, and harness your team to a fire-engine, and come here as fast as you can.Wenderholme|Philip Gilbert Hamerton
Probably some of you have seen a fire-engine throwing a stream of water through a hose upon a burning building.Child's Health Primer For Primary Classes|Jane Andrews
He ran and called some people, and they fetched the fire-engine from the village and pumped out of the horse-pond just close by.The Red Triangle|Arthur Morrison