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fier·y

 (fīr′ē, fī′ə-rē)
adj. fier·i·er, fier·i·est
1.
a. Consisting of or containing fire.
b. Burning or glowing.
c. Using or effected with fire.
d. Easily ignited; flammable.
2. Having the color of fire; brightly red: fiery hair; a fiery sunset.
3.
a. Torridly hot.
b. Feverishly hot and flushed: fiery cheeks.
c. Being in an inflamed, usually painful condition: a fiery boil.
4.
a. Easily excited or emotionally volatile; tempestuous: a fiery temper.
b. Charged with emotion; spirited: a fiery denunciation.

[Middle English firi, from fir, fire; see fire.]

fier′i·ly adv.
fier′i·ness n.
fier′y adv.

fiery

(ˈfaɪərɪ)
adj, fierier or fieriest
1. of, containing, or composed of fire
2. resembling fire in heat, colour, ardour, etc: a fiery desert wind; a fiery speaker.
3. easily angered or aroused: a fiery temper.
4. (of food) producing a burning sensation: a fiery curry.
5. (Pathology) (of the skin or a sore) inflamed
6. (General Physics) flammable or containing flammable gas
7. (Cricket) (of a cricket pitch) making the ball bounce dangerously high
ˈfierily adv
ˈfieriness n

fier•y

(ˈfaɪər i, ˈfaɪ ə ri)

adj. fier•i•er, fier•i•est.
1. consisting of, attended with, characterized by, or containing fire.
2. intensely hot.
3. like or suggestive of fire: a fiery red.
4. intensely ardent: a fiery speech.
5. easily angered or provoked.
6. causing a burning sensation, as certain liquors or condiments.
7. inflamed, as a tumor or sore.
[1225–75]
fier′i•ly, adv.
fier′i•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.fiery - 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"
passionate - having or expressing strong emotions
2.fiery - like or suggestive of fire; "a fiery desert wind"; "an igneous desert atmosphere"
hot - used of physical heat; having a high or higher than desirable temperature or giving off heat or feeling or causing a sensation of heat or burning; "hot stove"; "hot water"; "a hot August day"; "a hot stuffy room"; "she's hot and tired"; "a hot forehead"
3.fiery - very intense; "a fiery temper"; "flaming passions"
hot - extended meanings; especially of psychological heat; marked by intensity or vehemence especially of passion or enthusiasm; "a hot temper"; "a hot topic"; "a hot new book"; "a hot love affair"; "a hot argument"

fiery

adjective
1. burning, flaming, glowing, blazing, on fire, red-hot, ablaze, in flames, aflame, afire People set up fiery barricades.
2. bright, brilliant, intense, vivid, vibrant fiery autumn foliage
3. spicy, hot, pungent, piquant A fiery combination of chillies and rice.

fiery

adjective
1. On fire:
Idioms: in a blaze, in flames.
3. Full of or characterized by a lively, emphatic, eager quality:
Informal: snappy.
Translations
غاضِب، حاد الطَّبْعناري، مُلْتَهِب كَالنَّار
ohnivýprudkývznětlivý
blussendeheftig
tüzes
eldlegur, glóandiofsafenginn, bráîur
liepsningasugningas
ātrsirdīgsdegošskvēlojošsugunīgsviegli saniknojams
ohnivý
ateş gibiçabuk parlayan/öfkelenenkızgın

fiery

[ˈfaɪərɪ] ADJ (fierier (compar) (fieriest (superl)))
1. [heat, sun] → abrasador
2. (fig) [sky, sunset, red] → encendido; [taste] → picante; [temperament, speech] → acalorado; [horse] → fogoso; [liquor] → fuerte

fiery

[ˈfaɪəri] adj
(= flaming) → incandescent(e)
[colour] → rougeoyant(e)
[person] → fougueux/euse; [temper] → explosif/ive

fiery

adj (+er)
(= burning) inferno, furnace, heatglühend
colour, orangeleuchtend; sunsetrot glühend; hairfeuerrot; fiery redfeuerrot
(Cook: = spicy) food, drinkfeurig
(= passionate) temperament, characterhitzig; personhitzköpfig; speech, performancefeurig; a fiery redheadein hitziger Rotschopf; to have a fiery temperein Hitzkopf msein

fiery

[ˈfaɪərɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (gen) → infocato/a, ardente; (red) → di fuoco; (temperament, person) → focoso/a; (liquor) → che brucia la gola

fiery

(ˈfaiəri) adjective
1. like fire. a fiery light.
2. angry. a fiery temper.
References in classic literature ?
The deep spiritual insight, the celestial music, and the brooding tenderness of Whittier have always taken me more than his fierier appeals and his civic virtues, though I do not underrate the value of these in his verse.
And as his former coach Boris Becker has said, Djokovic - although fierier than Federer and fellow all-time great Rafa Nadal - now deserves more respect.
"I am possibly slightly fierier and she calms me down a bit.
A crispy starter of Chinese-inspired prawn triangles on toast, for instance, was flavoured with ginger and garlic, and set the stage for fierier flavours.
Fierier and stormier from restraining, break Into some madness even before the Queen?