What does furious mean?
Definitions for furious
ˈfyʊər i əsfu·ri·ous
This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word furious.
ferocious, fierce, furious, savageadjective
marked by extreme and violent energy
"a ferocious beating"; "fierce fighting"; "a furious battle"
angered, enraged, furious, infuriated, maddenedadjective
marked by extreme anger
"the enraged bull attached"; "furious about the accident"; "a furious scowl"; "infuriated onlookers charged the police who were beating the boy"; "could not control the maddened crowd"
angry, furious, raging, tempestuous, wildadjective
(of the elements) as if showing violent anger
"angry clouds on the horizon"; "furious winds"; "the raging sea"
Transported with passion or fury; raging; violent; as, a furious animal.
Rushing with impetuosity; moving with violence; as, a furious stream; a furious wind or storm.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: furieux, French; furiosus, Latin.
No man did ever think the hurtful actions of furious men and innocents to be punishable. Richard Hooker, b. i. s. 9.
Who can be wise, amaz’d, temp’rate and furious,
Loyal and neutral in a moment? No man. William Shakespeare, Macb.
To be furious,
Is to be frighted out of fear; and, in that mood,
The dove will peck the estridge. William Shakespeare, Ant. and Cleopat.
transported with passion or fury; raging; violent; as, a furious animal
rushing with impetuosity; moving with violence; as, a furious stream; a furious wind or storm
Furious is the only album by the supergroup Soopa Villainz released in 2005. The album peaked at #9 on the Billboard "Top Independent Albums" chart, #42 on the "Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums" chart and #92 on the Billboard 200.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
fū′ri-us, adj. full of fury: violent.—adj. Fū′ribund, raging.—ns. Furios′ity, madness; Furiō′so, a furious person.—adv. Fū′riously.—n. Fū′riousness. [O. Fr. furieus—L. furiōsus—furia, rage.]
Song lyrics by furious -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by furious on the Lyrics.com website.
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'furious' in Adjectives Frequency: #845
The numerical value of furious in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of furious in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Examples of furious in a Sentence
Where the anxieties of the working class and Baby Boomers were channeled into Trump, the anxieties of the left were channeled into a furious, culture-wide censorship campaign (against the Common Good). (Our Parents)
So many lies are told about it ... it makes me so furious.
Britt Slabinski and Britt Slabinski team didn't even hesitate for a moment... they went back to that mountain... they jumped out onto a furious onslaught of machine gun fire... and charged uphill toward the enemy.
I felt sick when I watched it for the first time, amy would be furious. This is not what she would have wanted.
Even a guy like me that's just writing jokes, I have to listen more than I've ever had to listen'cause the gripes is coming so fast and furious. And I'm not dismissive of people's gripes. Might sound like it on stage, but I listen, as a president of a country that's as eclectic as ours.
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- furiósCatalan, Valencian
- ξέφρενος, μανιασμένοςGreek
- kolerega, furiozaEsperanto
- fiadhaichScottish Gaelic
- अति क्रुद्धHindi
- őrjöngő, tombolóHungarian
- ad indignandum facilisLatin
- olm, rasende, med voldsom kraftNorwegian
- разъярённый, яростныйRussian
- giận dữVietnamese
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