Definitions for fieryˈfaɪər i, ˈfaɪ ə ri
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word fiery
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"
like or suggestive of fire
"a fiery desert wind"; "an igneous desert atmosphere"
"a fiery temper"; "flaming passions"
Of, or relating to fire
Burning or glowing
Inflammable or easily ignited
Having the colour of fire
Hot or inflamed
Tempestuous or emotionally volatile
a fiery temper
Spirited or filled with emotion
Origin: firi, from fir.
consisting of, containing, or resembling, fire; as, the fiery gulf of Etna; a fiery appearance
vehement; ardent; very active; impetuous
passionate; easily provoked; irritable
unrestrained; fierce; mettlesome; spirited
heated by fire, or as if by fire; burning hot; parched; feverish
Origin: [Formerly written firy, fr. fire.]
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Ted Cruz scares young girl with fiery N.H. speech, ted Cruz’s new campaign strategy: Scare tiny children.
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.
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.
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.
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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- пламенен, пламнал, огненочервен, буен, горещ, страстен, пламтящ, огнен, запалим, горящBulgarian
- ohnivý, vznětlivýCzech
- tulenarka, tulinen, palavaFinnish
- enflammé, ardent, flamboyantFrench
- infocato, bruciante, ardente, focoso, infiammabile, incandescenteItalian
- brannrød, flammende, ildfullNorwegian
- aprins, incandescentă, ardentă, arzând, incandescent, ardent, de focRomanian
- жгучий, огневой, воспламеняющийся, горящий, огненный, страстный, буйный, горячий, пламенныйRussian
- brandröd, eldig, eldfärgadSwedish
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