- 1[uncountable] extreme anger that often includes violent behavior synonym rage Her eyes blazed with fury. Fury over tax increases (= as a newspaper headline ). (figurative) There was no shelter from the fury of the storm.
- 2[singular] a state of being extremely angry about something synonym rage He flew into a fury when I refused.
- 3 the Furies [plural] (in ancient Greek stories) three goddesses who punish people for their crimes see also furious Idioms
used to refer to someone, usually a woman, who has reacted very angrily to something, especially the fact that her husband or lover has been unfaithful
hell hath no fury (like a woman scorned)jump to other results