Fiercely - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfɪrsli|  American pronunciation of the word fiercely
Brit.  |ˈfɪəsli|  British pronunciation of the word fiercely

adverb

- in a physically fierce manner(syn: ferociously)

they fought fiercely

- in an emotionally fierce manner

she was fiercely proud of her children

Examples

she was fiercely proud of her children

He's fiercely proud of his native land.

She struggled fiercely, trying to pull her arm out of his grasp.

Anger was rippling through him so fiercely that his whole body shook.

...fiercely independent, the elderly couple spurned all offers of financial help...

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