Translation of firefight in Spanish:

firefight

tiroteo, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈfaɪ(ə)rˌfaɪt//ˈfʌɪəfʌɪt/

noun

  • 1

    Military
    tiroteo masculine
    • It was not inconceivable that we might soon be in a firefight, so we were leaning well forward in our foxholes.
    • I figured that if we got into a firefight, it was a good idea to have the medic as my friend.
    • There were a lot of close calls and intense firefights.
    • They went out on patrols, participated in raids on enemy safe houses, controlled dozens of missions dropping live ordnance, and were involved in a few firefights.
    • Two other soldiers were killed in firefights with the enemy.