Furious meaning

fyo͝orē-əs
Full of or characterized by extreme anger; raging.
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Full of fury or wild rage; violently angry.
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Moving violently; violently overpowering.

A furious attack.

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Very great; intense.

With furious speed.

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Full of intensity; energetic or fierce.

The furious pace of the trading floor.

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The definition of furious is full of anger or rage.

An example of furious is a person who just discovers that her house has been robbed.

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Transported with passion or fury; raging; violent.

A furious animal; a furious cuckold.

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Rushing with impetuosity; moving with violence.

A furious stream; a furious wind or storm.

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Origin of furious

  • Middle English from Old French furieus from Latin furiōsus from furia fury fury

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Old French furieus, from Latin furiosus

    From Wiktionary