fiery

When something is very hot or intense, it's fiery. Fiery can describe a literal blaze, a hot chili pepper, or even a fiery temper.

Any time there's fire, you have a fiery situation. This word applies to a lot more than flames, though. If you lose your temper easily, you may be called hot-headed or fiery. An intense argument — with two people yelling and carrying on — could be called fiery. Any kind of intense emotion or passion is fiery. If you're a cool customer, you're not very fiery. Also, you could say that hot Indian curry or spicy chicken wings are fiery.

Definitions of fiery
1

adj like or suggestive of fire

“a fiery desert wind”
Synonyms:
igneous
hot
used of physical heat; having a high or higher than desirable temperature or giving off heat or feeling or causing a sensation of heat or burning

adj characterized by intense emotion

fiery oratory”
Synonyms:
ardent, fervent, fervid, impassioned, perfervid, torrid
passionate
having or expressing strong emotions

adj very intense

“a fiery temper”
Synonyms:
flaming
hot
extended meanings; especially of psychological heat; marked by intensity or vehemence especially of passion or enthusiasm

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