ferocity

[fuh-ros-i-tee]
noun
a ferocious quality or state; savage fierceness.

Origin:
1600–10; < Latin ferōcitās, equivalent to ferōc-, stem of ferōx ferocious + -itās -ity

nonferocity, noun
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ferocious (fəˈrəʊʃəs)
 
adj
savagely fierce or cruel: a ferocious tiger; a ferocious argument
 
[C17: from Latin ferox fierce, untamable, warlike]
 
fe'rociously
 
adv
 
ferocity
 
n
 
fe'rociousness
 
n

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ferocity
c.1600, from Fr. férocité, from L. ferocitatem (nom. ferocitas) "fierceness," from ferocis, an oblique case of ferox "fierce, wild-looking," a derivative of ferus "wild" (see fierce) + -ox, -ocem (gen. -ocis), a suffix meaning "looking or appearing" (cognate with Gk. ops "eye, sight").
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Example sentences
It was too brief, the majesty and ferocity of the storm, and the subsequent
  beauty and quiet of the city.
Yet the ferocity of protest suggests that something more radical may be
  happening.
Yet another example of the blind, unreasoning ferocity of naval courts-martial.
As in the past, after recovering they would resume their attacks with renewed
  ferocity.
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