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fieryadjective

 us   /ˈfɑɪər·i/
  • fiery adjective (FLAMING)

flaming or ​extremelybright, ​hot, or of a ​redcolor like ​fire: a fiery ​explosion the fiery ​rays of the ​sun fig. fiery (= ​spicyhot)chili
  • fiery adjective (EMOTIONAL)

emotional or ​easily made ​angry: He’s ​known for his fiery ​temper.
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