ferociously
adverb see ferocious

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • ferociously — adv. Ferociously is used with these verbs: ↑battle, ↑growl …   Collocations dictionary

  • ferociously — ferocious ► ADJECTIVE 1) savagely fierce, cruel, or violent. 2) informal very great; extreme. DERIVATIVES ferociously adverb ferociousness noun ferocity noun. ORIGIN from Latin ferox fierce …   English terms dictionary

  • ferociously — adverb in a physically fierce manner (Freq. 1) silence broken by dogs barking ferociously they fought fiercely • Syn: ↑fiercely • Derived from adjective: ↑fierce (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ferociously — Ferocious Fe*ro cious, a. [L. ferox, ocis, fierce: cf. F. f[ e]roce. See {Ferocity}.] Fierce; savage; wild; indicating cruelty; ravenous; rapacious; as, ferocious look or features; a ferocious lion. [1913 Webster] The humbled power of a ferocious …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ferociously — See ferocious. * * * …   Universalium

  • ferociously — adverb a) In a ferocious manner, particularly violent and aggressive. b) Intensely or extremely …   Wiktionary

  • ferociously — Synonyms and related words: atrociously, barbarously, bec et ongles, bestially, brutally, brutishly, cruelly, devilishly, diabolically, ferally, fiendishly, fiercely, inhumanely, inhumanly, mercilessly, pitilessly, ruthlessly, savagely,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • ferociously — adv. savagely, fiercely, violently …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ferociously — fe·ro·cious·ly …   English syllables

  • ferociously — See: ferocious …   English dictionary

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