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Another word for fur

  1. The skin of an animal

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Another word for fur

      1. (Slang, dated, with "the") The police.
      2. A blurred, distorted audio effect deliberately produced when amplifying the sounds of an electronic musical instrument, as by overloading an amplification circuit
      3. Very loose, light particles of down, wool, etc.; fine hairs or fibers
      1. The coat of wool of a sheep or similar animal.
      2. A soft, warm, lightweight, usually synthetic fabric with a deep pile, used primarily for clothing and blankets.
      3. A covering like a sheep's, as of woolly hair
      1. The dense, soft, often curly hair forming the coat of sheep and certain other mammals, such as the goat and alpaca, consisting of cylindrical strands of keratin covered by minute overlapping scales and much valued as a textile fiber.
      2. Fabric or yarn made of this hair.
      3. The soft, curly or crisp hair of sheep
      1. Something having a very light, soft, or frothy consistency or appearance:
      2. Soft, light down
      3. A loose, soft, downy mass of hair, feathers, cotton, dust, etc.
      1. Cut or broken branches.
      2. A bushy tail:
      3. A device having bristles, hairs, or wires fastened into a hard back, with or without a handle attached: brushes are used for cleaning, polishing, painting, smoothing the hair, etc.
      1. (Dial.) A petticoat or skirt
      2. A natural outer covering of an animal, as of fur or wool
      3. A sleeved outer garment opening down the front and varying in length, as a suit jacket or a topcoat or overcoat
      1. A growth of such filaments, as that forming the coat of an animal or covering the scalp of a human.
      2. Any of the fine, threadlike outgrowths from the skin of an animal or human being
      3. A precise or exact degree:
      1. The skin of an animal, especially the thick tough skin or pelt of a large animal.
      2. An animal skin or pelt, either raw or tanned
      3. (Informal) The skin of a person
      1. A blow
      2. A stripped animal skin ready for tanning.
      3. The skin of an animal with the fur or hair still on it.


    make the fur fly

  1. fight, bicker, stir up trouble;

    • make the fur fly

    • hasten, act hastily, rush through;