furry

adjective fur·ry \ ˈfər-ē \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of furry

furrier; furriest
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

  1. My children love furry animals.

  2. The plant has furry leaves.

  3. Furry mold was growing on the cheese.

Recent Examples of furry from the Web

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First Known Use of furry

circa 1674


FURRY Defined for English Language Learners

furry

adjective

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

furry

adjective fur·ry \ ˈfər-ē \

Definition of furry for Students

furrier; furriest
1 : covered with fur
  • furry paws
2 : like fur
  • furry slippers


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