1. Transported with passion or fury; raging; violent; as, a furious animal.
2. Rushing with impetuosity; moving with violence; as, a furious stream; a furious wind or storm.
Syn: -- Impetuous; vehement; boisterous; fierce; turbulent; tumultuous; angry; mad; frantic; frenzied.
-- Fu*ri*ous*ly, adv. -- Fu*ri*ous*ness, n.
adj 1: marked by extreme and violent energy; "a ferocious beating";
"fierce fighting"; "a furious battle" [syn: ferocious,
2: 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" [syn: angered,
enraged, infuriated, maddened]
3: (of the elements) as if showing violent anger; "angry clouds
on the horizon"; "furious winds"; "the raging sea" [syn: angry,
raging, tempestuous, wild]