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n. Chiefly British
Variant of furor..
[Italian, from Latin furor, frenzy; see furor.]
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1. a public outburst, esp of protest; uproar
2. a sudden widespread enthusiasm for something; craze
3. frenzy; rage; madness
[C15: from Latin: frenzy, rage, from furere to rave]
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Furoreof bandsmen: noise or outcry [modern].
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|Noun||1.||furore - an interest followed with exaggerated zeal; "he always follows the latest fads"; "it was all the rage that season"|
fashion - the latest and most admired style in clothes and cosmetics and behavior
|2.||furore - a sudden outburst (as of protest)|
disturbance - the act of disturbing something or someone; setting something in motion
brouhaha - a confused disturbance far greater than its cause merits
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noun commotion, to-do, stir, excitement, fury, disturbance, flap (informal), outburst, frenzy, outcry, uproar, brouhaha, hullabaloo an international furore over the plan
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furore[fjʊəˈrɔːrɪ] furor (US) [ˈfjʊərɔːʳ] N (= protests) → ola f de protestas, escándalo m; (= excitement) → ola f de entusiasmo
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
furore[ˈfjʊərɔːr fjuəˈrɔːri] n (= protests) → protestations fpl
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
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