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1.
A term that gay men used in the late 1990s and early 2000s to describe absolutely everything that was of "exceptional quality".
How was that circuit party?
Oh my god, it was fierce.
by Ayi Delisi March 22, 2004
 
2.
being bold, displaying chutzpah, especially relating to fashion, clothes, hair or makeup.
Girl, work those heels! fierce!
by kitten January 17, 2004
 
3.
a term used in fashion for cool, sexy, awesome, or any other positive remark about something. it is most famously used by christian sirianos, project runway winner, and tyra banks.
Damn that dress is so fierce! I love it!

Look at that model and her feirce little strut!
by Beckley March 20, 2009
 
4.
A word that can describe something as outstanding, really cool, eye catching, brutal and satisfying
"Your eyes look really fierce in this photo" - Tyra Banks
"That party was really fierce" - Slightly dramatic people
"That KFC was fierce!" - Hungover people
by Irish 1990 July 30, 2009
 
5.
when somebody (usually female) is lookin fly or good
She is looking fierce today.
Her outfit is fierce.
by quotshun February 18, 2010
 
6.
the combination of a positive mental spirit, bold words and unapologetic actions used collectively.
by PosR November 09, 2011
 
7.
A term mostly used by gay men to describe something good (example 1) or the way someone is dressed (example 2 and 2a). The tone of voice also matters (especially in example 2a)
Example 1
Person 1: "How was that party girl?"
Person 2: "Girl, that party was FIERCE as hell!"

Example 2
"Work! That outfit is FIERCE girl! You look good!"

Example 2a
"Hmph! No...that outfit...is FIERCE, you need to take that off right now! It is so ova"
by PromisedDeath July 11, 2006