Translation of furor in Spanish:

furor

furor, n.

(British furore)

Pronunciation /ˈfjʊˌrɔr/

noun

  • 1

    (sensation, craze)
    furor masculine
    to cause a furor hacer furor
    • the new star is causing a furor la nueva estrella está haciendo furor / causando sensación
    • The whole furore happened when the public hadn't heard the song.
    • Unfortunately for the government, its sensitivity over Tung's public standing has been brought into focus by a furor over a researcher's freedom to gauge popular opinion.
    • The BBC news site today has a surprisingly long article on the current furore surrounding London postcodes.
    • Both have maintained they have been hard-done by and both have stirred up a public furore over whether they are the victims of the justice system.
    • The stalling of the project has caused a public furore in Waitara, which has high levels of unemployment.
    • The public furore over the future of the road continued on Monday as residents voiced their views at a public meeting.
    • Recent events like the Enron scandal and the furor over campaign finance are evidence that not much has changed and that politics and wealth inevitably interact and often conflict.
    • In the public furore that followed that comment, Abbott retreated from this position.
    • And while much has been made of the video's effects on a shocked Serbian public, it remains to be seen where that public will stand once the furor recedes.
    • Oh, heavens to Betsy, what a furor, what a to-do, what a downright brouhaha.
    • The troubled history of Egyptian - Iraqi relations was an added reason for both the public and press furor.
    • They are hoping to take advantage of the public anger and media furor generated by the first of Gomery's two reports.
    • Town leaders did not raise a furor, and dozens of families stood outside their homes watching the convoy as it rolled toward the battle site.
    • Rather than promoting careful analysis of the ruling and rational debate, pronouncements by religious and political leaders magnified public furor.
    • The authorities were worried about a public furor, and suggested the incident was caused by a lightning strike.
    • ‘The media furor over Kerrey's role in Vietnam has been very limited, and is now beginning to abate,’ we wrote.
    • The publication of the government's submission provoked another public furore.
    • They chose to keep mum then and now are raising a furore over bad roads.
    • It caused such a furor among the seniors when they realized what it would cost, that they rebelled so loudly that we had to come back and repeal it almost immediately.
    • Now, the day after I see uproar, furor and indignant articles across the various news sites I read.
  • 2

    (uproar)
    escándalo masculine
    to cause a furor provocar un escándalo