Translation of "fierce" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

fierce

adjective uk us /fɪəs/ US  /fɪrs/

physically violent and frightening

猛烈的;激烈的;駭人的
a fierce attack/battle 猛烈的進攻/激烈的戰鬥
Two men were shot during fierce fighting last weekend. 上週末的激戰中兩人被槍擊。

strong and powerful

狂暴的
Fierce winds/seas prevented the race from taking place. 狂風/洶湧的海浪致使比賽無法進行。
Fire fighters had to retreat from the fierce heat. 消防員面對逼人的熱浪只好後撤。

showing strong feeling or energetic activity

強烈的;狂熱的
The expansion plans will face fierce opposition/resistance from environmentalists. 擴建計劃會遭到環境保護主義者的強烈反對/抵制。
There is fierce competition to join the Special Branch. 加入政治保安處要面對激烈的競爭。

US informal difficult

難的
The chemistry exam was fierce! 化學考試太難了!
fierceness uk us /ˈfɪə.snəs/ US  /ˈfɪr.snəs/ noun [ U ]

(Translation of “fierce” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)