ferocious, fierce, furious, savage(adj)
marked by extreme and violent energy
"a ferocious beating"; "fierce fighting"; "a furious battle"
Marked by extreme and violent energy.
Extreme or intense.
Origin: From ferox, from ferus.
fierce; savage; wild; indicating cruelty; ravenous; rapacious; as, ferocious look or features; a ferocious lion
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
fe-rō′shus, adj. savage, fierce: cruel.—adv. Ferō′ciously.—ns. Ferō′ciousness; Feroc′ity, savage cruelty of disposition: untamed fierceness. [L. ferox, ferocis, wild—ferus, wild.]
The numerical value of ferocious in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of ferocious in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Examples of ferocious in a Sentence
The public is a ferocious beast -- one must either chain it up or flee from it.
I would not want to be someone who's on the receiving end of Jeb Bush's competitiveness. It's ferocious when it needs to be.
He was totally compliant, submissive even still not enough to save him from the ferocious violence of the police department.
Bill Clinton and Barack Obama mission is the story of an epic battle and the ferocious eternal struggle between good and evil.
I think he values the fact I've been there a lot, that I was a pretty ferocious critic of Obama, and that the things that I predicted about Iraq came true.
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