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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

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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. Daokui Qu:

    In the last three to five years, many, many new companies appeared - maybe up to 800. It's a terrible number, it's fierce, fierce competition.

  2. Abdiasis Abu Musab:

    It was a fierce battle and thank Allah, we recaptured the town.

  3. Zhenwei Zhou:

    The cost of money is still so extremely low, plus the competition is fierce.

  4. Abdullah Danishy:

    There is fierce fighting ongoing at Spin Ghar park, which is some half a kilometer (550 yards) away from the governor’s compound.

  5. Hassan Haj Ali:

    Today there are fierce battles between us and Daesh in Ahras, Tel Jabin, and rural northern Aleppo.

Images & Illustrations of fierce

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