Usage examples for fierce

  1. This may be known to the man in black, which makes him so fierce to obtain the ring. – Frank Merriwell's Chums by Burt L. Standish
  2. Sally looked round with a fierce light in her eyes. – North, South and Over the Sea by M.E. Francis (Mrs. Francis Blundell)
  3. You are as strong as Machque, the bear, and as brave as fierce Quenischquney, the panther. – Spotted Deer by Elmer Gregor
  4. Mostly he would not speak when spoken to; only look up sudden and fierce, and blow through his nose like a fog- horn; and we and the people who came about our house soon learned to let him be. – Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
  5. But you have been too fierce one against the other, too full of bitter party spirit. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  6. You needn't be so fierce! – Athelstane Ford by Allen Upward
  7. One thing at least was common to them all- a silent, fierce excitement. – Dawn of All by Robert Hugh Benson
  8. She had offered to David Drennen a fierce passion which he neither could nor would accept. – Wolf Breed by Jackson Gregory
  9. Suddenly my grandfather turned on him again, pale and fierce. – The Hole in the Wall by Arthur Morrison
  10. He shook with fierce laughter in his bed. – The Man and the Moment by Elinor Glyn
  11. For a moment the Indians in the black darkness shrank back from the fierce attack. – The War Chief of the Ottawas A Chronicle of the Pontiac War: Volume 15 (of 32) in the series Chronicles of Canada by Thomas Guthrie Marquis
  12. The men answered with fierce shouts, and met the enemy with savage resolution. – Mohun, or, The Last Days of Lee by John Esten Cooke
  13. It was in a fierce moment of her struggle that the messenger arrived. – Princess Maritza by Percy Brebner
  14. Tom did not answer, but there was fierce anger in his heart. – Tom Swift and his Electric Runabout or, The Speediest Car on the Road by Victor Appleton
  15. " I will tell you: Murad would be angry and fierce; he would forget that he loved me once, and brought me here to be one of his wives. – One Maid's Mischief by George Manville Fenn
  16. Why, he went on something fierce when the old chap died! – The Turner Twins by Ralph Henry Barbour
  17. Even before the King had finished, Bernhardt interrupted him with a fierce: Don't you call me names, Majesty. – Secret Memoirs: The Story of Louise, Crown Princess by Henry W. Fischer
  18. The girl's eyes shone with a fierce anger, and then, without a word, walked away. – The Day of Judgment by Joseph Hocking
  19. The breathing of the fighting boys became short and loud, and Bascomb occasionally muttered fierce words. – Frank Merriwell's Chums by Burt L. Standish