Fur - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- dense coat of fine silky hairs on mammals (e.g., cat or seal or weasel)
- a garment made of animal pelts or synthetic fur
The cat has black-and-white fur.
The rabbit's fur is soft.
Her gloves are lined with fur.
He made his fortune trading furs in the 17th century.
Her new fur is a full-length mink coat.
a teddy bear with soft fur
All the cats are covered with short stiff hair instead of fur.
Her tongue had a whitish fur on it.
The water furs every thing in which it is kept.
Lady Yolanda was swathed in elegant furs.
a ban on fur farming (=keeping and killing animals for their fur)
a pair of gloves trimmed with fake fur
Symptoms include dry lips and a furred tongue.
The water here is so hard that all the pans fur up after a single use.