Definitions for fieryˈfaɪər i, ˈfaɪ ə ri

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

fier•yˈfaɪər i, ˈfaɪ ə ri(adj.)fier•i•er, fier•i•est.

  1. consisting of, attended with, characterized by, or containing fire.

  2. intensely hot.

  3. like or suggestive of fire:

    a fiery red.

  4. intensely ardent:

    a fiery speech.

  5. easily angered or provoked.

  6. causing a burning sensation, as certain liquors or condiments.

  7. inflamed, as a tumor or sore.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ardent, fervent, fervid, fiery, impassioned, perfervid, torrid(adj)

    characterized by intense emotion

    "ardent love"; "an ardent lover"; "a fervent desire to change society"; "a fervent admirer"; "fiery oratory"; "an impassioned appeal"; "a torrid love affair"

  2. fiery, igneous(adj)

    like or suggestive of fire

    "a fiery desert wind"; "an igneous desert atmosphere"

  3. fiery, flaming(adj)

    very intense

    "a fiery temper"; "flaming passions"


  1. fiery(Adjective)

    Of, or relating to fire

  2. fiery(Adjective)

    Burning or glowing

  3. fiery(Adjective)

    Inflammable or easily ignited

  4. fiery(Adjective)

    Having the colour of fire

  5. fiery(Adjective)

    Hot or inflamed

  6. fiery(Adjective)

    Tempestuous or emotionally volatile

    a fiery temper

  7. fiery(Adjective)

    Spirited or filled with emotion

  8. Origin: firi, from fir.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fiery(adj)

    consisting of, containing, or resembling, fire; as, the fiery gulf of Etna; a fiery appearance

  2. Fiery(adj)

    vehement; ardent; very active; impetuous

  3. Fiery(adj)

    passionate; easily provoked; irritable

  4. Fiery(adj)

    unrestrained; fierce; mettlesome; spirited

  5. Fiery(adj)

    heated by fire, or as if by fire; burning hot; parched; feverish

Anagrams of fiery

  1. firey

  2. reify

Translations for fiery

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


like fire

a fiery light.

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