What does the word fierce mean?

Usage examples for fierce

  1. He left in the power of his fierce enemies his wife, his father, his children. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  2. That's a fierce price. – The Bent Twig by Dorothy Canfield
  3. She looked up at me, and her eyes gave me fierce warning, if I had needed it. – The La Chance Mine Mystery by Susan Carleton Jones