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furia
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Usage note
This word must begin with a capital letter and be preceded by the definite article in the sense shown in 3).
furia(
foo
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ryah
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (anger)
a. fury
Laura estaba tan enojada que se le veía la furia en los ojos.Laura was so angry that you could see the fury in her eyes.
b. rage
Guillermo sintió tanta furia que explotó.Guillermo was filled with so much rage that he exploded.
2. (strength)
a. fury
Tuvimos que enfrentarnos a la furia de los elementos.We had to confront the fury of the elements.
b.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
La furia del vendaval fue tanta que tuve que refugiarme en casa del profesor.The gale was so strong that I had to take shelter at the teacher's house.
Aquella noche, sentimos la furia de la tormenta.We felt the full force of the storm that night.
furias
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
3. (mythology)
a. Furies
Quizás el rey provocó la ira de las Furias y fue por eso que naufragó su barco.Perhaps the king incurred the wrath of the Furies and that was why his boat sank.
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furia
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. fury
ponerse hecho una furiato fly into a rage
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furia
(rabia) fury; rage; (violencia) violence
hecho una furia
estar hecho una furia to be furious; ponerse hecho una furia to get mad; salió hecha una furia she stormed out
a la furia
a toda furia (S. Cone)
at top speed; real fast (familiar); (EEUU)
trabajar a toda furia to work like fury
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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