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Definition 1: marked by extreme anger - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where furious or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • 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

Synonyms for furious in the sense of this definition

(furious is similar to ...) feeling or showing anger

"angry at the weather" "angry customers" "an angry silence" "sending angry letters to the papers"

Definition 2: (of the elements) as if showing violent anger - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where furious or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • angry clouds on the horizon
  • furious winds
  • the raging sea

Synonyms for furious in the sense of this definition

(furious is similar to ...) (especially of weather) affected or characterized by storms or commotion

"a stormy day" "wide and stormy seas"

Definition 3: marked by extreme and violent energy - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where furious or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a ferocious beating
  • fierce fighting
  • a furious battle

Synonyms for furious in the sense of this definition

(furious is similar to ...) acting with or marked by or resulting from great force or energy or emotional intensity

"a violent attack" "a violent person" "violent feelings" "a violent rage" "felt a violent dislike"

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