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    #1

    "fire-fighting"


    "The two of you need to work together here to make things better for all of you, rather than fire-fighting on your own."
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    According to context, does "fire-fighting" mean "to solve a serious problem?"

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    Re: "fire-fighting"

    Yes. Or just dealing with problems constantly.

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