HyperDic: ferocious

English > 1 sense of the word ferocious:
ADJECTIVEallferocious, fierce, furious, savagemarked by extreme / extreme and violent energy
ferocious > pronunciation
Rhymesabacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
English > ferocious: 1 sense > adjective 1
Meaningmarked by extreme / extreme and violent energy.
Example"a ferocious beating"
Synonymsfierce, furious, savage
BroaderviolentActing with or marked by or resulting from great force or energy or emotional intensity
Spanishbravo, brutal, feroz, fiero, furioso, incontrolado, salvaje, violento
Catalanbrutal, feroç, ferotge, salvatge
Nounsferociousnessthe trait of extreme / extreme cruelty
ferocitythe property of being wild or turbulent
Adverbsferociouslyin a physically fierce manner

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