noun, plural fu·ries.
Words nearby fury
Idioms for fury
Origin of fury
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH furyfurore fury
synonym study for fury
Example sentences from the Web for furies
But it turns out The Furies of Maidan is not a figment of his imagination.Want a Good Look at Putin’s Pervy Propaganda? See ‘The Furies of Maidan’|Cathy Young|April 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Like the Furies, the Cheneys stand for unreason and emotionalism.
Her indecent haste, her hideous petition, show that she shared the furies of her race.Oscar Wilde|Leonard Cresswell Ingleby
Had not the old Marquis of Norborough been celebrated through his entire life for his furies?T. Tembarom|Frances Hodgson Burnett
So Berlioz started for Italy, smarting with rage and pain, as if the Furies were lashing him with their scorpion whips.Great Musical Composers|George T. Ferris
The blacke infernall Furies, the Erinyes, or goddesses of vengeance, who dwelt in Erebus.Spenser's The Faerie Queene, Book I|Edmund Spenser
Let the individual descend below a certain level, and countless dead suddenly seize and destroy him,—like the Furies.The Life and Letters of Lafcadio Hearn, Volume 2|Elizabeth Bisland
British Dictionary definitions for furies (1 of 2)
pl n singular Fury
British Dictionary definitions for furies (2 of 2)
noun plural -ries
Word Origin for fury
Cultural definitions for furies
In classical mythology, hideous female monsters who relentlessly pursued evildoers.
Idioms and Phrases with furies
see hell has no fury like a woman scorned.