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Definition of Fiery


  1. Consisting of, containing, or resembling, fire; as, the fiery gulf of Etna; a fiery appearance.
  2. Vehement; ardent; very active; impetuous.
  3. Passionate; easily provoked; irritable.
  4. Unrestrained; fierce; mettlesome; spirited.
  5. heated by fire, or as if by fire; burning hot; parched; feverish.

Fiery Quotations

True love is not a strong, fiery, impetuous passion. It is, on the contrary, an element calm and deep. It looks beyond mere externals, and is attracted by qualities alone. It is wise and discriminating, and its devotion is real and abiding.
Ellen G. White

I conclude, therefore, that this star is not some kind of comet or a fiery meteor... but that it is a star shining in the firmament itself one that has never previously been seen before our time, in any age since the beginning of the world.
Tycho Brahe

People think of Latina women as being fiery and fierce, which is usually true. But I think the quality that so many Latinas possess is strength. I'm very proud to have Latin blood.
Zoe Saldana

Never let go of that fiery sadness called desire.
Patti Smith

It is folly for an eminent man to think of escaping censure, and a weakness to be affected with it. All the illustrious persons of antiquity, and indeed of every age in the world, have passed through this fiery persecution.
Joseph Addison
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Fiery Translations

fiery in German is feuriger, feurig
fiery in Latin is igneus, fervens
fiery in Norwegian is heftig, fyrig, flammende
fiery in Swedish is eldig, hetsig
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