Definition of furry
1 : consisting of or resembling fur animals with furry coats
2 : covered with fur
3 : thick in quality spoke with a furry voice
Examples of furry in a Sentence
My children love furry animals.
The plant has furry leaves.
Furry mold was growing on the cheese.
Recent Examples of furry from the Web
For pet owners who believe their furry companions are just like people, there’s an airline who agrees.
Furry 5K to benefit Seattle Animal Shelter PLAN AHEAD Run/walk, dogs encouraged, entertainment, vendors, proceeds benefit animal care at Seattle Animal Shelter;
The Friends of Conservation will host its annual fundraising event in conjunction with the Butler Challenge Cup match, with appearances by some furry African animals.
Chinese fossils have provided substantial evidence that dinosaurs were not the scaly, reptilian killers depicted in movies but feathered, furry and a lot more bird like.
And key to the attraction’s lighthearted, zany tone is its abundance of furry animals.
Like cosplay, the furry trend came out of nerd culture.
Squeeze his furry red tummy and the new Tickle Me Elmo doll bursts into a fit of giggles.
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First Known Use of furry
FURRY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of furry for English Language Learners
: covered with fur
: covered with something that looks or feels like fur
: resembling fur
FURRY Defined for Kids
Definition of furry for Students
1 : covered with fur furry paws
2 : like fur furry slippers
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