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封火
Simplified 封火
Traditional 封火
Pin Yin
feng1 huo3
English
  • to cover a fire (to make it burn slowly)
Examples:
1. 他正在封火
He is banking up the fire.
2. 我叫他去睡觉前别忘了封火
I told him not to forget to bank up the fire before he went to bed.
3. 莫雷尔太太累坏了,也听腻了他那些废话,趁他在封火,赶紧上床去了。
Mrs Morel, very tired, and sick of his babble, went to bed as quickly as possible, while he raked the fire
4. 封火,压火用灰或新的燃料闷、封、压炉火等以维持小火继续燃烧
To cover(a fire), as with ashes or fresh fuel, to ensure continued low burning.
5. 封火,灭火通过隔绝空气来熄灭(如火等)
To extinguish(a fire, for example)by cutting off air.
6. 昨晚你没有封火
You didn't damp the fire down last night