noun see fiery

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Fieriness — Fi er*i*ness, n. The quality of being fiery; heat; acrimony; irritability; as, a fieriness of temper. Addison. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fieriness — index life (vitality) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

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

  • fieriness — See fierily. * * * …   Universalium

  • fieriness — noun The quality of being fiery …   Wiktionary

  • fieriness — n. passion, zeal; blazing heat; rage …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fieriness — fi·eri·ness …   English syllables

  • fieriness — noun 1. the heat or the color of fire • Syn: ↑red heat • Derivationally related forms: ↑fiery • Hypernyms: ↑hotness, ↑heat, ↑high temperature 2. a passionate and quick tempered natur …   Useful english dictionary

  • red heat — noun the heat or the color of fire • Syn: ↑fieriness • Derivationally related forms: ↑fiery (for: ↑fieriness) • Hypernyms: ↑hotness, ↑heat, ↑ …   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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