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ferocity

noun fe·roc·i·ty \fə-ˈrä-sə-tē\

: a very fierce or violent quality : the quality or state of being ferocious

Full Definition of FEROCITY

:  the quality or state of being ferocious

Examples of FEROCITY

  1. the ferocity of the lion's attack
  2. We were stunned by the ferocity of the storm.

First Known Use of FEROCITY

1606
FEROCITY Defined for Kids

ferocity

noun fe·roc·i·ty \fə-ˈrä-sə-tē\
plural fe·roc·i·ties

Definition of FEROCITY for Kids

:  the quality or state of being fierce or savage

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