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Synonyms for fiery
ˈfaɪər i, ˈfaɪ ə ri

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ardent, fervent, fervid, fiery, impassioned, perfervid, torrid(adj)

    characterized by intense emotion

    "ardent love"; "an ardent lover"; "a fervent desire to change society"; "a fervent admirer"; "fiery oratory"; "an impassioned appeal"; "a torrid love affair"

    Synonyms:
    perfervid, flaming, warm, fervid, ardent, fervent, igneous, torrid, impassioned

    Antonyms:
    passionless, cold

  2. fiery, igneous(adj)

    like or suggestive of fire

    "a fiery desert wind"; "an igneous desert atmosphere"

    Synonyms:
    perfervid, flaming, eruptive, fervid, ardent, pyrogenous, fervent, igneous, torrid, impassioned, pyrogenic

    Antonyms:
    cold, passionless

  3. fiery, flaming(adj)

    very intense

    "a fiery temper"; "flaming passions"

    Synonyms:
    bloody(a), perfervid, crashing(a), flaming, bally(a), fervid, ardent, blooming(a), flaming(a), fervent, igneous, torrid, impassioned, blinking(a)

    Antonyms:
    cold, passionless

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. fiery

    Fierce signifies having a furious and cruel nature, or being in a furious and cruel mood, more commonly the latter. It applies to that which is now intensely excited, or liable to intense and sudden excitement. Ferocious refers to a state or disposition; that which is fierce flashes or blazes; that which is ferocious steadily burns; we speak of a ferocious animal, a fierce passion. A fiery spirit with a good disposition is quickly excitable in a good cause, but may not be fierce or ferocious. Savage signifies untrained, uncultivated. Ferocious always denotes a tendency to violence; it is more distinctly bloodthirsty than the other words; a person may be deeply, intensely cruel, and not at all ferocious; a ferocious countenance expresses habitual ferocity; a fierce countenance may express habitual fierceness, or only the sudden anger of the moment. That which is wild is simply unrestrained; the word may imply no anger or harshness; as, wild delight, wild alarm.

    Synonyms:
    ferocious, fierce, furious, impetuous, raging, savage, uncultivated, untrained, violent, wild

    Antonyms:
    affectionate, docile, gentle, harmless, kind, mild, patient, peaceful, submissive, sweet, tame, tender

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. fiery

    Synonyms:
    hot, vehement, ardent, fervent, fierce, passionate, irascible, choleric, excited, enkindled, glowing, fervid, impassioned, irritable, hotbrained

    Antonyms:
    cold, icy, indifferent, phlegmatic, passionless, unimpassioned, mild, quenched, extinguished, tame

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. fiery(a.)

    Synonyms:
    igneous, of fire

  2. fiery(a.)

    Synonyms:
    hot, heated

  3. fiery(a.)

    Synonyms:
    ardent, impetuous, vehement, fierce, passionate, impassioned, fervent, fervid, glowing

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. fiery(a)

    Synonyms:
    igneous, vehement, impetuous, passionate, irascible, irritable

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "fiery":

    firebrand, plucky, brash, ardent, spirited

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#254548pyrogenic
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How to use fiery in a sentence?

  1. Wang Yi:

    I think China's SSMs - surface-to-surface missiles, surface-to-air missiles on Woody Island ... Its new radars on Cuarteron Reef ... The 10,000-foot runway on Subi Reef ... and on Fiery Cross Reef and other places; these are actions that are changing in my opinion the operational landscape in the South China Sea.

  2. Marquis de Sade:

    It has, moreover, been proven that horror, nastiness, and the frightful are what give pleasure when one fornicates. Beauty is a simple thing ugliness is the exceptional thing. And fiery imaginations, no doubt, always prefer the extraordinary thing to the simple thing.

  3. Joseph Addison:

    It is folly for an eminent person to think of escaping censure, and a weakness to be affected by it. All the illustrious persons of antiquity, and indeed of every age, have passed through this fiery persecution. There is no defense against reproach but obscurity; it is a kind of concomitant to greatness, as satires and invectives were an essential part of a Roman triumph.

  4. Ian Storey:

    Fiery Cross is sensitive because it is presumed to be the future hub of Chinese military operations in the South China Sea, given its already extensive infrastructure, including its large and deep port and 3000-metre runway, the timing is interesting, too. It is a show of U.S. determination ahead of President Obama's trip to Vietnam later this month.

  5. Mitch McConnell:

    I think it's fair to say the passion that John McCain brought to John McCain work was unsurpassed in this body. In more than 30 years as a senator, he never failed to marshal a razor-sharp wit, a big heart and a fiery spirit, when John McCain saw an issue the same way you did, you knew you'd just found your most stalwart ally. You'd thank your lucky stars. Because when you found yourself on the other side of that table, as I think all of us learned, you were in for a different kind of unforgettable experience.


Translations for fiery

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  • пламенен, пламнал, огненочервен, буен, горещ, страстен, пламтящ, огнен, запалим, горящBulgarian
  • ohnivý, vznětlivýCzech
  • feurigGerman
  • ardienteSpanish
  • tulenarka, tulinen, palavaFinnish
  • enflammé, ardent, flamboyantFrench
  • אֵשִׁיHebrew
  • उग्रHindi
  • infocato, bruciante, ardente, focoso, infiammabile, incandescenteItalian
  • ugningasLithuanian
  • brannrød, flammende, ildfullNorwegian
  • vurigDutch
  • ognistyPolish
  • inflamávelPortuguese
  • aprins, incandescentă, ardentă, arzând, incandescent, ardent, de focRomanian
  • жгучий, огневой, воспламеняющийся, горящий, огненный, страстный, буйный, горячий, пламенныйRussian
  • brandröd, eldig, eldfärgadSwedish
  • ateşliTurkish
  • bốc lửaVietnamese

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