Definition of 'fiery'
Example sentences containing 'fiery'
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His fiery temper was liable to overspill. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The fiery Arizona speech was all the more striking given the whirlwind day that preceded it. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Others in his career had already glimpsed his fiery temper. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The swollen eyelid was a fiery red. THE DOG LISTENER: Learning the Language of your Best Friend (2002)Her fiery rhetoric was tempered by her humanity. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is thanks to that job that she went from blonde to fiery red. The Sun (2012)He has a fiery temper waiting to be drawn out. The Sun (2012)It has a few fiery red autumnal leaves that combine so well with the golden yellow fruits. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He had a fiery temper and would explode at the slightest provocation. The Sun (2007)We didn't all get round our fiery cauldron and throw dead mice in a pot. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This spicy salsa is like pesto, only hot and fiery. The Sun (2009)This incisive, fiery disciplinarian always gets to the heart of a score. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But if it gets fiery and feisty, then we have players here who can handle themselves. The Sun (2015)Be sure you want a fiery relationship before getting closer to a Leo. The Sun (2012)From indigo to fiery oranges and reds, the colours are wonderfully rich. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Dull green oval summer leaves turn yellow, orange and fiery red in autumn. Winter Garden Glory (1993)Behind him the sun was setting, its final rays turning the sky a fiery red. BLACK KNIGHTS: On the Bloody Road to Baghdad (2003)It can get very fiery. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Blame this on the strong position of fiery Mars which eggs you on to strive to be first past the winning post in all situations. The Sun (2015)The rapper said: 'I wanted something fiery. The Sun (2011)Where are the cries, the distressed gulls wheeling, the fiery orange light? Times, Sunday Times (2008)Their races, he says, can sometimes get a bit fiery. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He was also something of a fiery personality, who liked to argue with referees, opponents and managers alike. Calcio: A History of Italian Football (2006)FORGET haggis and whisky, in Perthshire they are embracing all things fiery and hot. The Sun (2013)
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Translations for 'fiery'
British English: fiery ADJECTIVE
If you describe something as fiery, you mean that it is burning strongly or contains fire.
A helicopter crashed in a fiery explosion.
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