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If you see me in New York, you'll probably see me on my bicycle riding furiously between a city bus and a taxi cab, hitting one of them on the side and yelling at them.
Denis O'Hare

Meaning of "furiously" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF FURIOUSLY

furiously  [ˈfjʊərɪəslɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF FURIOUSLY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Furiously is an adverb.
The adverb is an invariable part of the sentence that can change, explain or simplify a verb or another adverb.

WHAT DOES FURIOUSLY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of furiously in the English dictionary

The definition of furiously in the dictionary is in an extremely angry or annoyed manner; ragingly. Other definition of furiously is violently, wildly, or unrestrainedly, as in speed, vigour, energy, etc.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH FURIOUSLY


burglariously
bɜːˈɡlɛərɪəslɪ
contrariously
kənˈtrɛərɪəslɪ
curiously
ˈkjʊərɪəslɪ
deleteriously
ˌdɛlɪˈtɪərɪəslɪ
gregariously
ɡrɪˈɡɛərɪəslɪ
half-seriously
ˌhɑːfˈsɪərɪəslɪ
hilariously
hɪˈlɛərɪəslɪ
imperiously
ɪmˈpɪərɪəslɪ
incuriously
ɪnˈkjʊərɪəslɪ
injuriously
ɪnˈdʒʊərɪəslɪ
luxuriously
lʌɡˈzjʊərɪəslɪ
multifariously
ˌmʌltɪˈfeərɪəslɪ
mysteriously
mɪˈstɪərɪəslɪ
nefariously
nɪˈfeərɪəslɪ
precariously
prɪˈkɛərɪəslɪ
seriously
ˈsɪərɪəslɪ
spuriously
ˈspjʊərɪəslɪ
vagariously
vəˈɡɛərɪəslɪ
variously
ˈveərɪəslɪ
vicariously
vɪˈkɛərɪəslɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE FURIOUSLY

furfuraceously
furfural
furfuraldehyde
furfuran
furfurous
furibund
Furies
furiosity
furioso
furious
furiousness
furkid
furl
furlable
furler
furless
furlong
furlough
furmenty
furmity

WORDS THAT END LIKE FURIOUSLY

anonymously
cautiously
consciously
continuously
dangerously
deliciously
deviously
enormously
famously
generously
graciously
meticulously
obviously
outrageously
previously
ridiculously
simultaneously
spontaneously
tremendously
unanimously
vigorously

Synonyms and antonyms of furiously in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «furiously» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF FURIOUSLY

Find out the translation of furiously to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of furiously from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «furiously» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

疯狂
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

furiosamente
570 millions of speakers

English

furiously
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

जिस
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

بشراسة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

яростно
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

furiosamente
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

উন্মত্তবৎ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

furieusement
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

marah
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

wütend
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

猛烈に
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

격렬
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Banget
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

giận dữ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அர்ப்பணிக்கிறார்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

तीव्रता
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

azgınca
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

furiosamente
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

wściekle
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

люто
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

furie
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

εξαγριωμένα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

verwoed
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ursinnigt
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

rasende
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of furiously

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «FURIOUSLY»

The term «furiously» is quite widely used and occupies the 37.858 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «FURIOUSLY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «furiously» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «furiously» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about furiously

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10 QUOTES WITH «FURIOUSLY»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word furiously.
1
Desi Arnaz
Lucy and I would love furiously and fight furiously.
2
Martha Beck
All mental hygiene is based on the core practice of doing nothing. Most of us are good at wasting time, staring at the wall while telling ourselves we should be working. We call this doing nothing, but our brains are furiously active. We think constantly, and our thinking is often rife with distress.
3
Seth Berkley
The virus that causes AIDS is the trickiest pathogen scientists have ever confronted. It mutates furiously, it has decoys to evade the immune system, it attacks the very cells that are trying to fight it, and it quickly hides itself in your genome.
4
Noam Chomsky
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously.
5
Dorothy Canfield Fisher
She was scrubbing furiously at a line of grease spots which led from the stove towards the door to the dining-room. That was where Henry had held the platter tilted as he carried the steak in yesterday. And yet if she had warned him once about that, she had a thousand times!
6
Salman Khan
Have you seen a duck gliding smoothly on water? Does it ever look like it is paddling furiously underneath the surface? I don't have to show that I am working very hard.
7
Chang-Rae Lee
After college, I was living in New York and wrote furiously, a huge novel that I knew was a failure. I hoped that the book would work, but to be honest, I think I knew it would never work, even as I was finishing it.
8
Matthew Macfadyen
Nobody's just arrogant. I've met people who are embattled and dismissive, but when you get to know them, you find that they're vulnerable - that that hauteur or standoffishiness is because they're pedaling furiously underneath.
9
Denis O'Hare
If you see me in New York, you'll probably see me on my bicycle riding furiously between a city bus and a taxi cab, hitting one of them on the side and yelling at them.
10
Philippe Petit
On one day of the week, I relax - which is not true, I work furiously on other things. 'Relax' is not a word to me.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «FURIOUSLY»

Discover the use of furiously in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to furiously and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Furiously Tempted: Wickford High
Evil walks the halls of Wickford High . . . Temptation is everywhere. It would be all to easy to take the wrong path. Is she strong enough to resist the temptation? All the betrayal may leave her Furiously Tempted . . .
‎2011
2
Colourless Green Ideas Sleep Furiously
Colourless Green Ideas Sleep Furiously is a collection of short essays that are pithy, aphoristic, and full of fresh insights and witticisms in the manner of Kafka’s Parables and Paradoxes, Eduardo Galeano’s Book of Embraces, or ...
Mark Frutkin, 2012
3
Cher's Furiously Fit Workout
Cher decides to produce a workout video for the typical teen, and enlists the help of friends De and Amber, but they have plans of their own.
Randi Reisfeld, 1996
4
Furiously in Love
Lolita Pennington finds herself attracted to a successful lawyer, "Michael Robertson" when she begins working as a receptionist at the International Law Firm.
R. Gibson, 2013
5
The Articulate Mammal: An Introduction to Psycholinguistics
(1966) constructed two sentences which each contained the words: GEORGE DROVE FURIOUSLY TO THE STATION: 1 IN ORDER TO CATCH HIS TRAIN GEORGE DROVE FURIOUSLY TO THE STATION. 2 THE REPORTERS ASSIGNED ...
Jean Aitchison, 2011
6
The Good Book: A Secular Bible
Designed to be read as narrative and also to be dipped into for inspiration, encouragement and consolation, The Good Book offers a thoughtful, non-religious alternative to the many people who do not follow one of the world's great religions ...
A.C. Grayling, 2011
7
Furiously Funny: Comic Rage in Late Twentieth Century ...
My study seeks to fill the void of works on African-American rage by viewing it as a legitimate response to white supremacist aggression.
Terrence T. Tucker, 2006
8
Professional Humor: Colorless Green Ideas Sleep Furiously, ...
Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge.
LLC Books, 2010
9
The Monthly Law Reporter
The justices are authorized to send the insane, not furiously mad, who have a known settlement in this State,* almost always natives (and no others) to the receptacles and to the houses of correction to be confmed.f The same magistrates are ...
Stephen Henry Phillips, 1860
10
Journals of the House of Assembly of the Province of New ...
... Cork, Fermanah, Weatherby, Yorkshire, Cork, Prince Edward Island, Waterford, City Cork, Aberdeen, County Cork, Idiocy, Idiocy, Idiocy, Epilepsy, Furiously Mad, Idiocy, Epilepsy, Ordinary Insanity, Idiocy, Delirium Tremens, Ordinary Insanity, ...
New Brunswick. House of Assembly, 1839

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «FURIOUSLY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term furiously is used in the context of the following news items.
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George Michael furiously denies he's a 'crack addict' after relative …
CLAIMS from a distant relative suggesting George Michael was a "crack addict" have been furiously denied by the singer's publicist. By Becca ... «Express.co.uk, Jul 15»
2
Should Doctors And Drugmakers Keep Their Distance?
... furiously typing to keep up on chart notes. She greets me so warmly that human instinct kicks in, and I simply find myself unable to cut her off. «NPR, Jul 15»
3
Kyle Busch wins Sprint Cup 400-mile race at Kentucky
... go but couldn't see the crew member, who slipped while trying to move the heavy tire and was tapped as he furiously moved out of the way. «Indianapolis Star, Jul 15»
4
'Kindergarten' as weary euro ministers divide over Greece
With its Eurosceptic coalition allies furiously opposed to giving more cash to Greece, the new Finnish government is also pressing for more. «Reuters, Jul 15»
5
Photographs of a Place That Transformed San Francisco in the Early …
After photographing the area “furiously” through 1982, Delaney moved on with life, photographing in Nicaragua during the revolution, and also ... «Slate Magazine, Jul 15»
6
ROGER (Not His Real Name) at Capital Fringe
He sorts through his bag of garbage, occasionally opening a piece of refuse, scribbling furiously on it, and throwing it away. His eyes dart back ... «DC Theatre Scene, Jul 15»
7
Boston has rich auto racing history
One race that September, in fact, had riders furiously pedaling their “high wheelers,'' the oversized and awkward bicycles of 1870s vintage. «Boston Globe, Jul 15»
8
Iran trade with GCC set to grow but oil spat looms
Some Opec countries, especially Gulf Arab nations, have been pumping furiously in a bid to keep the oil price down and drive out competitors, ... «Bangkok Post, Jul 15»
9
Serena Williams isn't stopping to enjoy the 'Serena Slam'
Williams fought back with a series of furiously blasted aces and serve winners for a match point. But the Spaniard killed it by burying a forehand ... «Concord Monitor, Jul 15»
10
Tour de France 2015: Stage nine as it happened
They are all furiously pedalling on the rollers, warming those legs up. Astana are down to just six riders as they hit the bottom of the climb top the finish - the Cote ... «BBC Sport, Jul 15»

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