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1. fury, madness, rage

a feeling of intense anger

Example Sentences:
'hell hath no fury like a woman scorned'
'his face turned red with rage'

2. craze, delirium, frenzy, fury, hysteria

state of violent mental agitation

3. ferocity, fierceness, furiousness, fury, vehemence, violence, wildness

the property of being wild or turbulent

Example Sentences:
'the storm's violence'

4. erinyes, eumenides, fury

(classical mythology) the hideous snake-haired monsters (usually three in number) who pursued unpunished criminals

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of fury
noun plural -ries
violent or uncontrolled anger; wild rage
an outburst of such anger
uncontrolled violence
the fury of the storm
a person, esp a woman, with a violent temper
5.  Furies
6.  like fury

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see synonyms of fury
nounWord forms: plural ˈfuries
violent anger; wild rage
a fit of this
violence; vehemence; fierceness
the fury of a storm
a violent or vengeful person; esp., such a woman
4.  [F-]
any of the Furies
5.  Archaic
inspired frenzy

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see synonyms of fury
n. pl. fu·ries
a. Violent anger; rage. See Synonyms at anger.
b. A fit of anger: "I went into a fury and shouted in his face" (William Least Heat-Moon).
a. Violent or frenzied action: the storm's fury.
b. A violent disturbance or intense period of activity: "The Huns ... moved into Italy, unleashing a fury of destruction" (Arther Ferrill).
3. Fury Greek & Roman Mythology Any of the spirits who pursue and torment the doers of unavenged crimes, identified with the Greek Erinyes.

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