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Latin furialis: compare Old French furial.


furial (comparative more furial, superlative most furial)

  1. (obsolete) furious; raging; tormenting
    • (Can we date this quote by Chaucer and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      What is the cause, if it be for to telle, that ye been in this furial pyne of helle.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for furial in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)