Definition of fuzzy
1 : marked by or giving a suggestion of fuzz a fuzzy covering of felt a fuzzy stuffed toy
2 : lacking in clarity or definition moving the camera causes fuzzy photos The line between our areas of responsibility is fuzzy. His reasoning is a little fuzzy.
3 : being, relating to, or invoking pleasant and usually sentimental emotions warm and fuzzy feelings
fuzzilyplay \ˈfə-zə-lē\ adverb
fuzzinessplay \ˈfə-zē-nəs\ noun
Examples of fuzzy in a sentence
The plant has fuzzy leaves.
Without my glasses everything looks fuzzy.
The line between our areas of responsibility is fuzzy.
I think his reasoning is a little fuzzy.
Origin and Etymology of fuzzy
perhaps from Low German fussig loose, spongy
First Known Use: 1713
FUZZY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of fuzzy for English Language Learners
: covered with short, soft hairs, fur, etc. : covered with fuzz
: not clear : not sharp or distinct
: not clear in thought
FUZZY Defined for Kids
Definition of fuzzy for Students
1 : covered with or looking like short fine hairs or fibers a fuzzy baby bird
2 : not clear a fuzzy memory
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