What does fierce mean?

Definitions for fierce
fɪərsfierce

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ferocious, fierce, furious, savage(adj)

    marked by extreme and violent energy

    "a ferocious beating"; "fierce fighting"; "a furious battle"

  2. fierce, tearing, vehement, violent, trigger-happy(adj)

    marked by extreme intensity of emotions or convictions; inclined to react violently; fervid

    "fierce loyalty"; "in a tearing rage"; "vehement dislike"; "violent passions"

  3. cutthroat, fierce, bowelless(adj)

    ruthless in competition

    "cutthroat competition"; "bowelless readiness to take advantage"

  4. boisterous, fierce, rough(adj)

    violently agitated and turbulent

    "boisterous winds and waves"; "the fierce thunders roar me their music"- Ezra Pound; "rough weather"; "rough seas"

Wiktionary

  1. fierce(Adjective)

    Extremely violent, severe, ferocious or savage.

    A fierce storm battered the coast.

  2. fierce(Adjective)

    Resolute or strenuously active.

    We made a fierce attempt to escape.

  3. fierce(Adjective)

    Threatening in appearance or demeanor.

    The lion gave a fierce roar.

  4. fierce(Adjective)

    very, excellent.

  5. fierce(Adjective)

    Of exceptional quality, exhibiting boldness or chutzpah.

    Tyra said to strike a pose and make it fierce.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fierce

    furious; violent; unrestrained; impetuous; as, a fierce wind

  2. Fierce

    vehement in anger or cruelty; ready or eager to kill or injure; of a nature to inspire terror; ferocious

  3. Fierce

    excessively earnest, eager, or ardent

Freebase

  1. Fierce

    Fierce was a three-piece, all girl R&B group from the United Kingdom. They were signed to Colin Lester's and Ian McAndrew's Wildstar Records, and scored four hit singles on the UK Singles Chart in 1999 and 2000. The biggest of the hits, "Sweet Love 2K", was a cover of the Anita Baker song "Sweet Love".

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Fierce

    fērs, adj. ferocious: violent: angry.—adv. Fierce′ly.—n. Fierce′ness. [O. Fr. fers (Fr. fier)—L. ferus, wild, savage.]

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British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'fierce' in Adjectives Frequency: #689

How to pronounce fierce?

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How to say fierce in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fierce in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fierce in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of fierce in a Sentence

  1. Sandra Cisneros:

    I have to say that the traditional role is kind of a myth. I think the traditional Mexican woman is a fierce woman.

  2. Anthony DeCarlis:

    I was like,' Oh, my God. They are so fierce, it was just beautiful what you can do with your body and the way that you can express yourself through music. I've never seen anything like that.

  3. Elvis Picardo:

    There is just this overwhelming sense of bearishness that's got a fierce hold on the market, in Canada the news hasn't been too encouraging as you've seen from the earnings that have come out today.

  4. Simon Shaw:

    The supply of strong examples remaining in private hands is shrinking fast, the result is fierce competition that leads to the results we have witnessed recently.

  5. Steven Mnuchin:

    She is a fierce advocate for effectively leveraging our powerful economic tools to make an impact for a safer world.

Images & Illustrations of fierce

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