furor

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English fureor, from Middle French fureur, from Old French furor, from Latin furor, from furō (I rage, I am out of my mind)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈfjʊəɹɚ/, /ˈfjɝɚ/
  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈfjʊəɹə/, /ˈfjɜɹə/

Rhymes: -ʊərə(r)

Noun[edit]

furor (countable and uncountable, plural furors)

  1. A general uproar or commotion
  2. Violent anger or frenzy
  3. A state of intense excitement

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From fūr (thief).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

fūror (present infinitive fūrārī, perfect active fūrātus sum); first conjugation, deponent

  1. I steal, plunder.
Inflection[edit]
Conjugation of furor (first conjugation, deponent)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present fūror fūrāris, fūrāre fūrātur fūrāmur fūrāminī fūrantur
imperfect fūrābar fūrābāris, fūrābāre fūrābātur fūrābāmur fūrābāminī fūrābantur
future fūrābor fūrāberis, fūrābere fūrābitur fūrābimur fūrābiminī fūrābuntur
perfect fūrātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect fūrātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect fūrātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present fūrer fūrēris, fūrēre fūrētur fūrēmur fūrēminī fūrentur
imperfect fūrārer fūrārēris, fūrārēre fūrārētur fūrārēmur fūrārēminī fūrārentur
perfect fūrātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect fūrātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present fūrāre fūrāminī
future fūrātor fūrātor fūrantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives fūrārī fūrātus esse fūrātūrus esse fūrātum īrī
participles fūrāns fūrātus fūrātūrus fūrandus
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Etymology 2[edit]

From furō (I rage, I am out of my mind).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

furor m (genitive furōris); third declension

  1. a frenzy, rage, madness
Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative furor furōrēs
genitive furōris furōrum
dative furōrī furōribus
accusative furōrem furōrēs
ablative furōre furōribus
vocative furor furōrēs
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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

furor m (plural furores)

  1. furor (general uproar or commotion)
  2. furor (state of intense excitement)
  3. fury (extreme anger)

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

furor

  1. indefinite plural of fura