Definition of furious in English:

furious

Line breaks: furi|ous
Pronunciation: /ˈfjʊərɪəs
 
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adjective

Derivatives

furiously

adverb
More example sentences
  • I grab the Union Jack flag which had been put on board for the return ceremony, open my window and wave it furiously.
  • Canoeists jumped into lorry tyre inner tubes and paddled furiously down the River Thames for charity.
  • Daum furiously denied the allegations and agreed to a hair sample test.

furiousness

noun
More example sentences
  • Marius grunted which Erika interpreted as his way of showing his agreement but in actuality it was his way of showing his furiousness.
  • That furiousness continued on the whole next day and into the night.
  • He throws the microphone down with furiousness and sits down in his chair without another word.

Origin

late Middle English: from Old French furieus, from Latin furiosus, from furia 'fury'.

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