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adjective fierce pronunciation in British English /fɪə(r)s/ 
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  1. 1
    involving very strong feelings such as determination, anger, or hate
    fierce debate/criticism:

    The proposals provoked a fierce debate.

  2. 3
    fierce weather is very strong or severe

    A fierce storm forced the crew to abandon the yacht.

  3. 4
    involving a lot of force or energy
    fierce competition/opposition:

    We face fierce competition from overseas competitors.

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a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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