fierce

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈfɪərs/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/fɪrs/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(fērs)


Inflections of 'fierce' (adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."):
fiercer
adj comparative
fiercest
adj superlative
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fierce

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. a fierce [animal, creature, beast, tiger]
  2. the fierce [growl, roar] of the [lion, beast]
  3. fierce winds [whipped, slammed, shook]
  4. the competition is fierce (today)
  5. fierce competition
  6. a fierce [war, battle]
  7. have a fierce appetite (for)
  8. engaged in a fierce debate about
  9. launched a fierce [attack, onslaught]
  10. received fierce criticism for
  11. fierce and [cruel, savage, relentless]
  12. there is (a) fierce resistance [to, against]
  13. his fierce determination lead to
  14. is fierce in [bed, battle]
  15. is a fierce lover
  16. a fierce [defender, supporter, critic] (of)
  17. a fierce [burst, outburst] of rage
  18. the [throw, shot, pass] was too fierce
  19. [put up, showed, offered] fierce [resistance, determination, competition]
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