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English definition of “fierce”

fierce

adjective
 
 
/fɪəs/
VIOLENT B2 violent or angry: a fierce attack a fierce dog Violent or aggressiveUnkind, cruel and unfeelingTreating people or animals badly
POWERFUL B2 very strong or powerful: fierce winds/storms There is fierce competition between car manufacturers.Power and intensityEnergy, force and power
fiercely adverb
(Definition of fierce from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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