fierily
adverb see fiery

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • fierily — fiery ► ADJECTIVE (fierier, fieriest) 1) resembling or consisting of fire. 2) quick tempered or passionate. DERIVATIVES fierily adverb fieriness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • fierily — adverb with passionate fervor both those for and against are fervently convinced they speak for the great majority of the people a fierily opinionated book • Syn: ↑fervently, ↑fervidly • Derived from adjective: ↑fervid (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • fierily — See fiery. * * * …   Universalium

  • fierily — adverb In a fiery manner …   Wiktionary

  • fierily — adv. passionately, enthusiastically; wrathfully, with rage …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fierily — fi·er·i·ly …   English syllables

  • fiery — fierily, adv. fieriness, n. /fuyeur ee, fuy euh ree/, adj., fierier, fieriest. 1. consisting of, attended with, characterized by, or containing fire: a volcano s fiery discharge. 2. intensely hot: fiery desert sands. 3. like or suggestive of fire …   Universalium

  • fervently — adverb with passionate fervor (Freq. 1) both those for and against are fervently convinced they speak for the great majority of the people a fierily opinionated book • Syn: ↑fierily, ↑fervidly • Derived from adjective: ↑fervid …   Useful english dictionary

  • fervidly — adverb with passionate fervor both those for and against are fervently convinced they speak for the great majority of the people a fierily opinionated book • Syn: ↑fierily, ↑fervently • Derived from adjective: ↑fervid, ↑fervent …   Useful english dictionary

  • fiery — adjective (fierier; est) Etymology: Middle English, from fire, fier fire Date: 13th century 1. a. consisting of fire b. marked by fire < a fiery crash > c. using or carried out with fire d. liable to catch fire or explode ; …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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