Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Very wild or savage; fierce; ferocious: as, an efferous beast.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective obsolete Like a wild beast; fierce.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective obsolete Like a wild beast; fierce.

Etymologies

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Latin efferus savage; ex (intensifier) + ferus wild.

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