Examples of furore in a Sentence
the store's going-out-of-business sale caused such a furore that security guards had to be called in to restore order
baseball fans in a furore as the game stretched to 11 innings
Recent Examples of furore from the Web
The furore will colour the Academy Awards ceremony on March 4th.
That provoked a furore in the country, which is scheduled to hold the first round of presidential and legislative elections on February 4th (see article).
Yet the recent furore over universal credit is not driven by opposition to the scheme itself.
Equifax’s board will be keen to avoid the kind of embarrassment suffered by their fellows at Wells Fargo, whose initial generosity to CEO John Stumpf and Carrie Tolstedt provoked a furore among lawmakers and shareholders.
The moves came in the wake of the weekend's violent far-right march in Charlottesville, Va., and the furore over President Donald Trump's failure to outright condemn the marchers.
Woodburn doesn't turn 18 years of age until October, and despite his remarkable rise up the ranks admitted that his family helps to keep him grounded with all the furore surrounding his undoubted talent.
The furore over the Belgian's move from Everton to Old Trafford and not Stamford Bridge has just about died down, and Lukaku has turned out a couple of times for United in pre-season.
Yet the government, stung by a furore over this question following the budget in March, has in effect already ruled out such a change.
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Origin and Etymology of furore
First Known Use: 1790See Words from the same year
ado, ballyhoo, blather, bluster, bobbery, bother, bustle, clatter, commotion, disturbance, foofaraw, fun, furor, fuss, helter-skelter, hoopla, hubbub, hullabaloo, hurly, hurly-burly, pandemonium, pother, row, ruckus, ruction, rumpus, shindy, squall, stew, stir, storm, to-do, tumult, turmoil, uproar, welter, whirl, williwaw, zoo;
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