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fur

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of fur

  1. 1 the hairy covering of a mammal especially when fine, soft, and thick <the chinchilla is known for its exceptionally soft fur> Synonyms coat, fleece, hair, jacket, pelage, pile, wool Related Words undercoat, underfur; hide, leather, pelt, skin

  2. 2 a soft airy substance or covering <picked at the fur on the chenille pillows> Synonyms down, floss, fluff, {h,1}fuzz, lint, nap, pileRelated Words batting

  3. 3 the outer covering of an animal removed for its commercial value <furriers willing to pay good money for a lynx fur> Synonyms hide, leather, pelt, skinRelated Words badger, beaver, chamois, chinchilla, ermine, fisher, fox, marten, mink, muskrat, otter, Persian lamb, rabbit, raccoon (also racoon), sable, seal; bearskin, buckskin, calfskin, coonskin, cowhide, deerskin, doeskin, goatskin, horsehide, karakul, kidskin, kolinsky, lambskin, pigskin, rawhide, sealskin, sharkskin, sheep, sheepskin, snakeskin; fleece, mouton; alligator, crocodile; cordovan, morocco, patent leather, suede




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