fury
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This word must begin with a capital letter and must be preceded by the definite article in the sense shown in 4).
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (rage)
a. la furia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
She flew into a fury and threw her phone at her assistant.Se puso hecha una furia y le tiró su teléfono a su asistente.
b. la ira
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Please direct your fury at the chef. I'm just the waiter.Por favor, dirige tu ira al chef, yo soy un simple mesero.
2. (violence)
a. el furor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The mayor's bodyguards had to rescue him from the fury of the crowd after they heard his incendiary remarks.Los guardaespaldas del alcalde tuvieron que rescatarlo del furor de la multitud después de oír sus comentarios incendiarios.
b. la ferocidad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The fury of the wind shook the house during the storm.La ferocidad del viento hizo temblar la casa durante la tormenta.
Fury
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
3. (mythology)
a. la Furia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The Furies exacted vengeance for people's sacrilege.Las Furias se vengaron del sacrilegio de la gente.
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fury
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of person, storm)
a. la furia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
to be in a furyestar furioso(a)
2. (colloquial)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to work like furytrabajar como loco(a)
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fury [ˈfjʊərɪ]
noun
[of person] furia (f); furor (m); [of storm etc] furia (f)
to be in a fury estar furioso; she flew into a fury se puso furiosa; she worked herself up into a fury montó en cólera; like fury con encono; the Furies las Furias
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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