ferocity
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ferocity(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la ferocidad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The ferocity of the attack is unprecedented.La ferocidad del ataque no tiene precedentes.
b. la furia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The ferocity of the storm resulted in floods, huge losses, and damaged houses.La furia de la tormenta tuvo como resultado inundaciones, enormes pérdidas y casas dañadas.
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ferocity
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la ferocidad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
ferocity [fəˈrɒsɪtɪ]
noun
1 (savagery) [of person, animal, attack, battle] ferocidad (f)
she was fighting to preserve it with all the ferocity and ingenuity of a mother defending her young despite his ferocity, it is impossible to think of Swift as malicious he resisted with the greatest ferocity He renewed his attack with such ferocity that even Lund was surprised nothing could have prepared them for the ferocity of the attack
2 (intensity) [of storm, wind, fire] furia (f); [of feelings] intensidad (f); [of criticism] dureza (f)
the fire/storm swept into the mountains with appalling speed and ferocity the wind blew with such ferocity that it took his breath away his intensity and the ferocity of his feelings alarmed me Frannie was taken aback by the ferocity of dede's declaration
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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