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Fury vs. Furious

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  • Fury (noun)

    Extreme anger.

  • Fury (noun)

    Strength or violence in action.

  • Fury (noun)

    An angry or malignant person.

  • Fury (noun)

    A thief.

  • Furious (adjective)

    Feeling great anger; raging; violent.

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

  • Furious (adjective)

    Rushing with impetuosity; moving with violence.

    "a furious stream; a furious wind or storm"

Wiktionary
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  • Fury (noun)

    A thief.

  • Fury (noun)

    Violent or extreme excitement; overmastering agitation or enthusiasm.

  • Fury (noun)

    Violent anger; extreme wrath; rage; - sometimes applied to inanimate things, as the wind or storms; impetuosity; violence.

  • Fury (noun)

    pl. (Greek Myth.) The avenging deities, Tisiphone, Alecto, and Megæra; the Erinyes or Eumenides.

  • Fury (noun)

    One of the Parcæ, or Fates, esp. Atropos.

  • Fury (noun)

    A stormy, turbulent violent woman; a hag; a vixen; a virago; a termagant.

  • Furious (adjective)

    Transported with passion or fury; raging; violent; as, a furious animal.

  • Furious (adjective)

    Rushing with impetuosity; moving with violence; as, a furious stream; a furious wind or storm.

Webster Dictionary
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  • Fury (noun)

    a feeling of intense anger;

    "hell hath no fury like a woman scorned"

    "his face turned red with rage"

  • Fury (noun)

    state of violent mental agitation

  • Fury (noun)

    the property of being wild or turbulent;

    "the storm's violence"

  • Fury (noun)

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

  • Furious (adjective)

    marked by extreme and violent energy;

    "a ferocious beating"

    "fierce fighting"

    "a furious battle"

  • Furious (adjective)

    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"

  • Furious (adjective)

    (of the elements) as if showing violent anger;

    "angry clouds on the horizon"

    "furious winds"

    "the raging sea"

Princeton's WordNet

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