furiously furiously  /ˈfjʊ ri əs li/

Definition(s):

  1. (adv) (of the elements) in a wild and stormy manner
  2. (adv) in a manner marked by extreme or violent energy
  3. (adv) in an impassioned or very angry manner

Usage(s):

  1. The autobots moved slowly and haltingly, their computer brains thrashing furiously to interpret incoming visual data.
  2. Now they're furiously working those 100-hour weeks to reroute the metabolic traffic in the microbe and produce oodles of artemisinin.
  3. Picking a camera to take on the road isn't easy: Kodak, Konica, Nikon and the rest compete furiously with multiple product lines and trot out new features every few months.

News

  1. Lumberjack shows aid wounded veterans

    Adam LaSalle, of the Timberworks Lumberjack Show, furiously chops away during a competition at the Lodge Sasquatch Kitchen’s Charity Festival on Sunday. (Garrett Mitchell • Herald/Review) SIERRA VISTA — The high-pitched screeching of chainsaws is not what one typically hears when eating at the Lodge Sasquatch Kitchen, but Sunday was different.  The new restaurant, known already for its rustic ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Sierra Vista Herald

  2. A wheel hero

    Pedalling furiously, racing the wrong way down one-way streets, a Boston Pedicab driver has emerged as an unlikely unsung hero of the marathon bombings, ferrying a surgeon to the hospital when no one else could. “You can get these things through traffic anywhere,” said Boston Pedicab driver Nicholas Viau. “You can hop over sidewalks, you can get in the smallest little areas.”
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Boston Herald

  3. Amid chaos of Marathon Monday, pedicab driver was just what the doctor ordered for BMC surgeon

    Pedalling furiously, racing the wrong way down one-way streets, a Boston Pedicab driver has emerged as an unlikely unsung hero of the marathon bombings, ferrying a surgeon to the hospital when no one else could. “You can get these things through traffic anywhere,” said Boston Pedicab driver Nicholas Viau. “You can hop over sidewalks, you can get in the smallest little areas.”
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Boston Herald

Quotes

  1. "As November approaches," the president said, "leaders in the other party will campaign furiously on the same economic arguments they've been making for decades."
    on Jun 17, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: Wall Street Journal

  2. "We were told that waterboarding was determined to be legal but were not told how badly the law was ignored, bastardized and manipulated by the Department of Justice's Office of Legal Counsel; nor were we told how furiously government and military...
    on May 13, 2009 By: Sheldon Whitehouse Source: Los Angeles Times

  3. "I just got here last year, and I'm working furiously to do everything I can to keep this show going for at least another season beyond this one," says Stamos, who portrays Dr. Tony Gates. "This is the greatest job ever. I don't care about...
    on Dec 5, 2007 By: John Stamos Source: Reuters UK

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