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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Cruel or fierce in a wild way.

Usage examples (36)
  • It is certain, in any case, that ignorance, allied with power, is the most ferocious enemy justice can have.
  • A ferocious beating
  • So ferocious is the antidote to the Labour - lite problem it will leave much of their own Party behind.
  • The charge which followed was resolute, and the word ferocious best describes the struggle which followed. for more
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