fiery
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fiery(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (related to fire)
a. ardiente
Flying over Kilauea in a helicopter and looking down at the fiery lava was an unforgettable experience.Sobrevolar Kilauea en un helicóptero y mirar la lava ardiente debajo fue una experiencia inolvidable.
b. encendido
Her vibrant, fiery red hair turned heads when she walked in.Su vibrante cabello rojo encendido llamó la atención cuando entró.
2. (hot)
a. abrasador
Without the proper precautions, traveling through the fiery heat of the desert can be deadly.Sin las precauciones adecuadas, viajar bajo el calor abrasador del desierto puede ser mortal.
3. (culinary)
a. picante
They serve a fiery curry at the Indian restaurant.Sirven un curry picante en el restaurante indio.
b. muy picante
We ate fiery tacos in Cabo San Lucas.Comimos tacos muy picantes en Cabo San Lucas.
c. fuerte
Manuel could feel the fiery tequila burn as it went down.Manuel podía sentir cómo el tequila fuerte quemaba al bajar.
4. (full of passion)
a. exaltado
Despite his fiery temper, he doesn't hold a grudge.A pesar de su temperamento exaltado, no guarda rencor.
b. fogoso
Carlos loves to spend time with his fiery girlfriend, even if she does leave him exhausted.A Carlos le encanta pasar tiempo con su novia fogosa, aunque lo deja agotado.
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fiery
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (heat)
a. achicharrante, abrasador(ora)
2. (red, sky)
a. encendido(a)
3. (taste)
a. muy picante
4. (person, character)
a. fogoso(a), ardiente
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fiery [ˈfaɪərɪ]
adjective
fierier (comparative)fieriest (superlative)
1 [+heat, sun] abrasador
2 [+sky, sunset, red] encendido; [+taste] picante; [+temperament, speech, performance] acalorado; fogoso; [+horse] fogoso; [+liquor] fuerte
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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