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Synonyms for furious
ˈfyʊər i əs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ferocious, fierce, furious, savage(adj)

    marked by extreme and violent energy

    "a ferocious beating"; "fierce fighting"; "a furious battle"

    Synonyms:
    angered, rough, trigger-happy, uncivilized, savage, barbarous, angry, cutthroat, infuriated, tempestuous, raging, violent, fell, fierce, barbaric, feral, cruel, enraged, vehement, maddened, ferocious, roughshod, tearing, boisterous, barbarian, uncivilised, bowelless, vicious, brutal, ferine, wild

    Antonyms:
    unangry(p), calm, nonviolent

  2. angered, enraged, furious, infuriated, maddened(adj)

    marked by extreme anger

    "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:
    enraged, angry, raging, maddened, savage, wild, infuriated, tempestuous, fierce, ferocious, angered

    Antonyms:
    calm, nonviolent, unangry(p)

  3. angry, furious, raging, tempestuous, wild(adj)

    (of the elements) as if showing violent anger

    "angry clouds on the horizon"; "furious winds"; "the raging sea"

    Synonyms:
    raging, stormy, hot, maddened, wild, gaga, enraged, violent, untamed, unfounded, ferocious, fierce, hazardous, tempestuous, godforsaken, dotty, angered, uncivilised, uncivilized, waste, baseless, risky, angry, idle, infuriated, savage, fantastic, groundless, crazy, raving mad, barbarian, barbaric, unwarranted

    Antonyms:
    calm, nonviolent, unangry(p)

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. furious

    Fierce signifies having a furious and cruel nature, or being in a furious and cruel mood, more commonly the latter. It applies to that which is now intensely excited, or liable to intense and sudden excitement. Ferocious refers to a state or disposition; that which is fierce flashes or blazes; that which is ferocious steadily burns; we speak of a ferocious animal, a fierce passion. A fiery spirit with a good disposition is quickly excitable in a good cause, but may not be fierce or ferocious. Savage signifies untrained, uncultivated. Ferocious always denotes a tendency to violence; it is more distinctly bloodthirsty than the other words; a person may be deeply, intensely cruel, and not at all ferocious; a ferocious countenance expresses habitual ferocity; a fierce countenance may express habitual fierceness, or only the sudden anger of the moment. That which is wild is simply unrestrained; the word may imply no anger or harshness; as, wild delight, wild alarm.

    Synonyms:
    ferocious, fierce, fiery, impetuous, raging, savage, uncultivated, untrained, violent, wild

    Antonyms:
    affectionate, docile, gentle, harmless, kind, mild, patient, peaceful, submissive, sweet, tame, tender

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. furious(a.)

    Synonyms:
    raging, frantic, infuriated, frenzied, mad, violent, fierce, very angry

  2. furious(a.)

    Synonyms:
    vehement, impetuous, tempestuous, stormy, boisterous, tumultuous, turbulent

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. furious(a)

    Synonyms:
    infuriated, angry, raging, violent, frenzied, turbulent, fierce

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    angry, pissed, mad, livid, frenzied, enraged, irate, upset, frantic

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How to use furious in a sentence?

  1. H. H. Williams:

    Furious activity is no substitute for understanding.

  2. Officer Erika Johnson:

    This makes me furious.

  3. Dave Chappelle:

    Even a guy like me that's just writing jokes, I have to listen more than I've ever had to listen'cause the gripes is coming so fast and furious. And I'm not dismissive of people's gripes. Might sound like it on stage, but I listen, as a president of a country that's as eclectic as ours.

  4. Marion Underwood:

    To have the additional fear that incriminating pictures, that intimate pictures, are out there for others to see just adds to the shame and humiliation, when they are hurt, when they are furious ... unfortunately that's just perfect ammunition.

  5. David Carroll:

    We are working hard, fast and furious to adopt [a roboadviser] capability at Wells Fargo.


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