Pronunciation: (fyoor'ôr, -ur), [key]
1. a general outburst of enthusiasm, excitement, controversy, or the like.
2. a prevailing fad, mania, or craze.
3. fury; rage; madness. Also, esp. Brit.,fu'rore(defs. 1, 2).
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