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
Travel to Avenue Q: How do those who grew up learning about coping with life and its challenges by watching PBS' Sesame Street TV show with furry puppets and friendly adults navigate their world, find love, happiness and a sense of purpose?
The Busch Gardens Tampa Bay team accompanied the feathered and furry guests as part of an educational ambassador tour.
But the finished product is lightweight, soft, and faintly furry.
On a snow-white runway, oversize bubble jackets in gray and gold paraded alongside fitted jackets with snow motifs and furry white platforms.
Many anticipate the longstanding summer tradition of catching a show or two, but for your furry friends, fireworks are not a reason to party.
Experts cite multiple reasons our furry friends are swelling in size.
Thankfully, some creative pet parents have found a much more comfortable (and safer!) alternative for our furry friends.
There’s a trio in our back yard that look like furry matryoshka dolls: a big one, a medium one and a little one.
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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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