Definition of Fury

1. Noun. A feeling of intense anger. "His face turned red with rage"

Exact synonyms: Madness, Rage
Generic synonyms: Anger, Choler, Ire
Specialized synonyms: Wrath, Lividity
Derivative terms: Furious, Infuriate, Mad, Rage, Rage



2. Noun. State of violent mental agitation.
Exact synonyms: Craze, Delirium, Frenzy, Hysteria
Specialized synonyms: Nympholepsy, Epidemic Hysertia, Mass Hysteria
Generic synonyms: Mania, Manic Disorder
Derivative terms: Craze, Crazy, Delirious, Delirious, Infuriate, Hysterical

3. Noun. The property of being wild or turbulent. "The storm's violence"

4. Noun. (classical mythology) the hideous snake-haired monsters (usually three in number) who pursued unpunished criminals.
Exact synonyms: Erinyes, Eumenides
Category relationships: Classical Mythology
Generic synonyms: Mythical Creature, Mythical Monster
Specialized synonyms: Alecto, Megaera, Tisiphone

Definition of Fury

1. n. A thief.

2. n. Violent or extreme excitement; overmastering agitation or enthusiasm.

Definition of Fury

1. Proper noun. (context: Roman mythology) female personification of vengeance ¹

2. Noun. Extreme anger. ¹

3. Noun. Strength or violence in action. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Fury

1. violent anger [n -RIES]

Medical Definition of Fury

1. Origin: L. Furia, fr. Furere to rage: cf. F. Furie. Cf. Furor. 1. Violent or extreme excitement; overmastering agitation or enthusiasm. Her wit began to be with a divine fury inspired. 2. Violent anger; extreme wrath; rage; sometimes applied to inanimate things, as the wind or storms; impetuosity; violence. "Fury of the wind." "I do oppose my patience to his fury." (Shak) 3. The avenging deities, Tisiphone, Alecto, and Megaera; the Erinyes or Eumenides. "The Furies, they said, are attendants on justice, and if the sun in heaven should transgress his path would punish him." (Emerson) 4. One of the Parcae, or Fates, especially. Atropos. "Comes the blind Fury with the abhorred shears, And slits the thin-spun life." (Milton) 5. A stormy, turbulent violent woman; a hag; a vixen; a virago; a termagant. Synonym: Anger, indignation, resentment, wrath, ire, rage, vehemence, violence, fierceness, turbulence, madness, frenzy. See Anger. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Fury

furtive
furtively
furtiveness
furtivenesses
furuncle
furuncles
furuncular
furunculoid
furunculoses
furunculosis
furunculous
furunculus
furutobeite
furverts
fury (current term)
furyl
furylfuramide
furyls
furze-pig
furze-pigs
furze pig
furzechat
furzechats
furzeling
furzen
furzes
furzier
furziest

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