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Synonyms for furious
ˈfyʊər i əsfu·ri·ous

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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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ferocious, fierce, furious, savageadjective

    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, maddenedadjective

    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, wildadjective

    (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)

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. furiousadjective

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

  2. furiousadjective

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

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. furiousadjective

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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "furious":

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

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How to use furious in a sentence?

  1. Anita Loos:

    The people I'm furious with are the Women's Liberationists. They keep getting up on soapboxes and proclaiming women are brighter than men. That's true, but it should be kept quiet or it ruins the whole racket.

  2. Neil Mawston:

    Apple fans in China had been waiting years for bigger-screen iPhones and they are upgrading at a furious rate to the new models.

  3. Nancy Pelosi:

    I’m so furious I can barely write this email. President Trump is inches away from firing Robert Mueller and derailing the entire Russia investigation.

  4. Karen Fisher:

    I was furious, this is who we are. This is part of our life as Catholics.

  5. Lisa Vanderpump:

    It’s just warming up on ‘Housewives,’ but ‘Vanderpump Rules’ is in full, fast and furious mode, i think (on’ Vanderpump Rules’) there were some deeper issues that we really dealt with this year.


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