abbreviation for (on continental lorries)
Word Origin for TIR
Examples from the Web for tir
The 18 Tir uprising involved only students who were asking for greater freedoms of speech and the press.
Thursday is the 10th anniversary of the day Iranians refer to simply as 18 Tir.
Has the regime changed over the last decade, since the events of 18 Tir?
For 10 years, the government of Iran has allowed no commemoration of the events of 18 Tir.
To this day, the events of that summer day in 1999 are referred to as “The 18 Tir Massacre.”
And this Crisis I am my self as impatient as any tir'd Reader can be to arrive at.
There is no one in all Tir na n-Og who is able to take her life but her own husband.
They went first to the place where Oisin had touched earth and lost the magic steed from Tir na n-Og.
The second form of contest is known as the “Tir au berceau,” and consists of shooting at a target.The Spell of Flanders|Edward Neville Vose
We had seen the rockets sent up, requesting a "tir de barrage" (curtain of fire).The White Road to Verdun|Kathleen Burke