What does fiery mean?

Definitions for fiery
ˈfaɪər i, ˈfaɪ ə rifiery

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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

    Etymology: firi, from fir.

  2. fiery(Adjective)

    Burning or glowing

    Etymology: firi, from fir.

  3. fiery(Adjective)

    Inflammable or easily ignited

    Etymology: firi, from fir.

  4. fiery(Adjective)

    Having the colour of fire

    Etymology: firi, from fir.

  5. fiery(Adjective)

    Hot or inflamed

    Etymology: firi, from fir.

  6. fiery(Adjective)

    Tempestuous or emotionally volatile

    a fiery temper

    Etymology: firi, from fir.

  7. fiery(Adjective)

    Spirited or filled with emotion

    Etymology: firi, from fir.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fiery(adj)

    consisting of, containing, or resembling, fire; as, the fiery gulf of Etna; a fiery appearance

    Etymology: [Formerly written firy, fr. fire.]

  2. Fiery(adj)

    vehement; ardent; very active; impetuous

    Etymology: [Formerly written firy, fr. fire.]

  3. Fiery(adj)

    passionate; easily provoked; irritable

    Etymology: [Formerly written firy, fr. fire.]

  4. Fiery(adj)

    unrestrained; fierce; mettlesome; spirited

    Etymology: [Formerly written firy, fr. fire.]

  5. Fiery(adj)

    heated by fire, or as if by fire; burning hot; parched; feverish

    Etymology: [Formerly written firy, fr. fire.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Fiery

    fīr′i, or fī′ėr-i, adj. ardent: impetuous: irritable.—adv. Fier′ily.—ns. Fier′iness; Fier′y-cross (see Cross).—adjs. Fier′y-foot′ed, swift in motion; Fier′y-hot, impetuous; Fier′y-new, hot from newness; Fier′y-short, short and passionate.

Anagrams for fiery »

  1. firey

  2. reify

How to pronounce fiery?

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How to say fiery in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fiery in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fiery in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of fiery in a Sentence

  1. Melanie Hexen:

    It is a fiery whirlwind that soars across the sky. Let it engulf Brock Allen Turner. (Dan A. Turner) (Judge Aaron Persky).

  2. 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.

  3. Mitch McConnell:

    I think it's fair to say the passion that John McCain brought to John McCain work was unsurpassed in this body. In more than 30 years as a senator, he never failed to marshal a razor-sharp wit, a big heart and a fiery spirit, when John McCain saw an issue the same way you did, you knew you'd just found your most stalwart ally. You'd thank your lucky stars. Because when you found yourself on the other side of that table, as I think all of us learned, you were in for a different kind of unforgettable experience.

  4. Tony Evers:

    People across the state of Wisconsin just want a governor that is going to have their best interests, i think that is what it comes down to. You don't have to burn down the room with some fiery speech to be a good governor.

  5. Gretchen Whitmer:

    We can not be defeated. We must move forward together. When we do that, we can not be defeated. Floyds death while in custody of Minnesota police officers has sparked fiery protests in every state of the country for over a week, including the past 7 days in Detroit. Gretchen Whitmer lifted her states stay-at-home order this week and moved most of her state into Phase 4 of reopening. While Michiganders are no longer required to stay home, we must all continue to be smart and practice social distancing, and encourage those who meet the criteria to get tested for COVID-19, Gretchen Whitmer said in a statement. Gretchen Whitmer, considered a possible Democratic pick for vice president in 2020, on Monday called President Trumps response to protests and rioting deeply disturbing and a clear signal that this administration is determined to sow the seeds of hatred and division. CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP The presidents dangerous comments should be gravely concerning to all Americans, because they send a clear signal that this administration is determined to sow the seeds of hatred and division, which I fear will only lead to more violence and destruction.

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

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