furry

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English[edit]

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A wolverine is a furry carnivore.

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From fur +‎ -y.

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furry (comparative furrier, superlative furriest)

  1. Covered with fur, or with something resembling fur.
    His treatment of our furry friends was nothing short of appalling.
  2. (informal) Of or related to the furry subculture.

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furry (plural furries)

A furry vixen.
  1. An animal character with human-like characteristics; most commonly refers to such characters created by members of the furry subculture.
    What percentage of furries are wolves?
    Synonym: fursona
  2. A member of the furry fandom.
    The furry had designed an elaborate costume.
  3. Someone who roleplays or identifies with a furry character. (Compare therianthrope.)

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English furry.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfʏ.ri/
  • Hyphenation: fur‧ry

Noun[edit]

furry m (plural furries or furry's)

  1. A furry (member of furry fandom).
    De furry deed haar werknemers geloven dat haar hond een wolf was.
    The furry made her employees believe that her dog was a wolf.