fire pink

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n fire pink perennial herb of eastern North America, having red flowers with narrow notched petals
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Usage

In literature:

Puzzled and unhappy, Harmony rose and lighted her fire, drew on her slippers and the faded silk kimono with the pink butterflies.
"The Street of Seven Stars" by Mary Roberts Rinehart
Go fire something down the well, same as you did your pink parasol!
"New Chronicles of Rebecca" by Kate Douglas Wiggin
The soft pink glow through the pines deepened to rose, and suddenly I caught a point of red fire.
"The Last of the Plainsmen" by Zane Grey
The rosy light edged the white gown with pink and the fringes of her dark hair were crinkly lines of fire.
"Keziah Coffin" by Joseph C. Lincoln
A thread of fire ran up like an opening seam, broadened, and threw out pink ravelings.
"Lazarre" by Mary Hartwell Catherwood
She was standing near the fire in her own sitting-room, wearing the pink dress and sari, her arm still in a sling.
"Far to Seek" by Maud Diver
Higher up there were sheets of fire-red pinks, and on the summit an unbroken carpet of the dwarf whortleberry, with its waxen bells.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 13, No. 79, May, 1864" by Various
Beside it Mr. CLAUDE LOWTHER'S pink shirt paled its ineffectual fires.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 159, August 18th, 1920" by Various
A pink cat, you know, with eyes made of red fire.
"The Chequers" by James Runciman
But in the distance a pink glow, among a grove of trees, marked the real home of the Camp Fire.
"A Campfire Girl's First Council Fire" by Jane L. Stewart
Peggy was attired in her pink dress, and sat roasting before the fire, so as to get some colour into her cheeks.
"About Peggy Saville" by Mrs. G. de Horne Vaizey
Roll in a little melted butter or oil, and broil over a hot fire, turning constantly until just pink within.
"Health on the Farm" by H. F. Harris
A coal fire was glowing pink and clear in the grate, and now and then the radiators hissed softly.
"The Beloved Woman" by Kathleen Norris
He stood composed, his empty hands at his sides, his face, pink in the glow from the fire, calm as a statue's.
"The Saracen: The Holy War" by Robert Shea
Very soon after it came Aurora, with a dab of flour on one cheek, which the kitchen fire had warmed to a deeper pink.
"Aurora the Magnificent" by Gertrude Hall
A thin pouring of amethyst streamed up the chimney-back, and the heart of the fire was intense pink and salmon.
"The Tower of Oblivion" by Oliver Onions
The clouds of fire faded to mist, pink tinted by the setting sun.
"Seeing Things at Night" by Heywood Broun
Gazing into its deep-pink fire-lit heart, her agitation passed; at last she rose and began to take off her gown.
"Pink Gods and Blue Demons" by Cynthia Stockley
Thus the thoughts of the poor Englishman, Basil Gregory, as he gazed into the rose-pink and amethyst heart of the fire.
"Chance in Chains" by Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
His lithe figure trembled, his pink cheeks burned; in his blue eyes there gleamed a fire that had been too long repressed.
"Running Sands" by Reginald Wright Kauffman
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In poetry:

When he sewed the carpenter up in a sack,
And fired the cook from a gun,
We`d a-thunk that `is rule was a little mite crool,
If we hadn`t knowed Pink as we done.
"Captain Pink of the Peppermint" by Wallace Irwin
From his wings we've taen the scarlet stain,
The red plumes from his crest;
We've snatched from his hands the sea-pinks
Wherewith his cliffs were drest.
We have fed our fire to heart's desire
With the bird that beat in his breast.
"Song Of The Fomoroh" by Nora Jane Hopper Chesson

In news:

But the institution and its practices have come under fire of late, in the era of pink slime, Super Size Me, and food-borne illness.
With the fire pit roaring and a Verner Panton chandelier lighting up a pink-purple kitchen with full-on 1970s style, the Loughreys' house glows at twilight.
The Great Beyond Jerry Lee Lewis – Great Balls of Fire Mystery Jets – Greatest Hits Bell X1 – The Great Defector Pink Floyd – The Great Gig In the Sky.
NEW YORK (AP) — New York Knicks fans angry over the team's losing streak rallied outside Madison Square Garden on Wednesday, holding aloft a giant pink slip and calling on Garden management to fire coach Isiah Thomas.
Soul Fires — armed with vintage equipment, warm tones, soulful arrangements, and chops — plays regularly at Bar Pink, a new home for San Diego's jazz soundtrack.
As producer Ryan Lewis, 23, eventually fired up the next song, he dashed backstage and returned riding a BMX bicycle as a large bald man wearing a pink suit and sunglasses worked the crowd.
After the informal presentation, Chris signed the pink fire truck that bears hundreds of signatures from others who have battled cancer.
The Grand Junction Fire Department was donning pink shirts all November to raise awareness and funds for the fight against cancer.
Tyler, tx — Over 90% of Dogan Middle School students Turned Tyler Pink yesterday, earning their school the coveted Pink Fire Helmet Trophy.
On August 9th the Topeka Fire Department, Soldier Township Fire Department, Mission Township Fire Department and Topeka Fire Fighters Local 83 are hosting the Pink Heals Tour.
Lake Normand FD's pink fire truck .
ROY — To do its part during Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Roy Fire Department decided to sport pink shirts all week.
He became a star playing intelligent, wary, loners in such iconic 1980s movies as Pretty in Pink, St Elmo's Fire and Class.
Pink Fire Trucks invaded the Yakima Valley last night and 107-3 KFFM was on sight broadcasting live.
The Pink fire trucks were raising awareness of women's health issues and raising money for the Yakima Memorial Foundation.
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