Fury vs. Furious

Fury vs. Furious — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Fury and Furious

Furynoun

Violent anger; rage.

Furiousadjective

Full of or characterized by extreme anger; raging.

Furynoun

A fit of anger

"I went into a fury and shouted in his face" (William Least Heat-Moon).

Furiousadjective

Full of intensity; energetic or fierce

the furious pace of the trading floor.

Furynoun

Violent or frenzied action

the storm's fury.

Furiousadjective

Feeling great anger; raging; violent.

a furious animal; parent furious at their child's behaviour
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Furynoun

A violent disturbance or intense period of activity

"The Huns ... moved into Italy, unleashing a fury of destruction" (Arther Ferrill).

Furiousadjective

Rushing with impetuosity; moving with violence.

a furious stream; a furious wind or storm

Furynoun

Fury Greek & Roman Mythology Any of the spirits who pursue and torment the doers of unavenged crimes, identified with the Greek Erinyes.

Furiousadjective

marked by extreme and violent energy;

a ferocious beatingfierce fightinga furious battle

Furynoun

Extreme anger.

Furiousadjective

marked by extreme anger;

the enraged bull attachedfurious about the accidenta furious scowlinfuriated onlookers charged the police who were beating the boycould not control the maddened crowd
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Furynoun

Strength or violence in action.

Furiousadjective

(of the elements) as if showing violent anger;

angry clouds on the horizonfurious windsthe raging sea

Furynoun

An angry or malignant person.

Furynoun

(obsolete) A thief.

Furynoun

a feeling of intense anger;

hell hath no fury like a woman scornedhis face turned red with rage

Furynoun

state of violent mental agitation

Furynoun

the property of being wild or turbulent;

the storm's violence

Furynoun

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