Definitions for fieryˈfaɪər i, ˈfaɪ ə ri

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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"

Wiktionary

  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

  6. Origin: [Formerly written firy, fr. fire.]

Anagrams for fiery »

  1. firey

  2. reify

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. New York:

    Ted Cruz scares young girl with fiery N.H. speech, ted Cruz’s new campaign strategy: Scare tiny children.

  2. Marquis de Sade:

    It has, moreover, been proven that horror, nastiness, and the frightful are what give pleasure when one fornicates. Beauty is a simple thing ugliness is the exceptional thing. And fiery imaginations, no doubt, always prefer the extraordinary thing to the simple thing.

  3. Joseph Addison:

    It is folly for an eminent person to think of escaping censure, and a weakness to be affected by it. All the illustrious persons of antiquity, and indeed of every age, have passed through this fiery persecution. There is no defense against reproach but obscurity; it is a kind of concomitant to greatness, as satires and invectives were an essential part of a Roman triumph.

  4. Hasan Cemal:

    Erdogan has to date never held a real press conference, because he never wished to take and answer questions from those opposing him ... Even the coup leaders including Evren held press conferences, i harshly criticized Turgut Ozal. He still allowed me on his plane for trips, invited us to his press conferences and engaged in fiery debates with me and other opposition journalists. Even the second-class democracy of those times was better than today.

  5. Primo Levi:

    For me chemistry represented an indefinite cloud of future potentialities which enveloped my life to come in black volutes torn by fiery flashes, like those which had hidden Mount Sinai. Like Moses, from that cloud I expected my law, the principle of order in me, around me, and in the world. I would watch the buds swell in spring, the mica glint in the granite, my own hands, and I would say to myself: I will understand this, too, I will understand everything.

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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • пламенен, пламнал, огненочервен, буен, горещ, страстен, пламтящ, огнен, запалим, горящBulgarian
  • ohnivý, vznětlivýCzech
  • feurigGerman
  • tulenarka, tulinen, palavaFinnish
  • enflammé, ardent, flamboyantFrench
  • אֵשִׁיHebrew
  • infocato, bruciante, ardente, focoso, infiammabile, incandescenteItalian
  • ugningasLithuanian
  • brannrød, flammende, ildfullNorwegian
  • vurigDutch
  • ognistyPolish
  • inflamávelPortuguese
  • aprins, incandescentă, ardentă, arzând, incandescent, ardent, de focRomanian
  • жгучий, огневой, воспламеняющийся, горящий, огненный, страстный, буйный, горячий, пламенныйRussian
  • brandröd, eldig, eldfärgadSwedish
  • ateşliTurkish

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