Synonyms and Antonyms of fierce
- The Vikings had a well-earned reputation for being fierce warriors.
- A fierce wind made the frigid temperatures seem even worse.
- the fierce faces of the players on the opposing hockey team
fixed, hard, hardened, hardheaded, immovable, implacable, inflexible, ironhanded, mulish, obdurate, obstinate, rigid, self-willed, set, stiff, stubborn, unbending, uncompromising, unrelenting, unyielding, willful (or wilful)
- a social reformer of fierce and fearless determination
- Fierce fighting raged on the battlefield.
- Fierce early-morning trading sent stocks soaring.
Synonym Discussion of fierce
- fierce warriors
- a ferocious dog
- barbarous treatment of prisoners
- a savage criminal
- the cruel jokes of schoolboys
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