What does FURRY mean?

Definitions for FURRY
ˈfɜr ifur·ry

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. furred, furryadjective

    covered with a dense coat of fine silky hairs

    "furred animals"; "a furry teddy bear"


  1. furrynoun

    An animal character with human characteristics; most commonly refers to such characters created by members of the furry fandom.

  2. furrynoun

    A member of the furry fandom. A furfan.

  3. furrynoun

    Someone who describes themselves with a furry character (similar to therianthropy).

  4. furryadjective

    Covered with fur or something resembling fur.

  5. furryadjective

    Having animal-human characteristics, or related to the "furry" community of such.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Furryadjective

    Etymology: from fur.

    From Volga’s banks th’ imperious Czar
    Leads forth his furry troops to war. Elijah Fenton, to Lord Gower.

    Not arm’d with horns of arbitrary might,
    Or claws to seize their furry spoils in fight. Dryden.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Furryadjective

    covered with fur; dressed in fur

  2. Furryadjective

    consisting of fur; as, furry spoils

  3. Furryadjective

    resembling fur

  4. Etymology: [From Fur.]

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. FURRY

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Furry is ranked #17274 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Furry surname appeared 1,639 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Furry.

    94.6% or 1,552 total occurrences were White.
    2% or 34 total occurrences were Black.
    1.8% or 31 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    0.7% or 12 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.3% or 5 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.3% or 5 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of FURRY in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of FURRY in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of FURRY in a Sentence

  1. CaddyShack:

    Sandy Carl I want you to kill all the gophers on the golf course Carl Spackler Correct me if I'm wrong Sandy, but if I kill all the golfers they'll lock me up and throw away the key. Sandy Not golfers, you great fool. Gophers. THE LITTLE BROWN, FURRY RODENTS. Carl Spackler We can do that. We don't even need a reason.

  2. Don Felder:

    I especially enjoyed some of the old hairstyles, with my hair down to my shoulders and a beard. And Henley's nickname used to be 'Furry Basketball' because he had that fro. It was fun to just look at what was going on in that era and how we presented ourselves on stage.

  3. Herbie Calves:

    The physical benefits of dog ownership are often the first that come to mind, but we’ve found the emotional and mental health benefits of having a furry companion are just as impactful, people consider their dogs members of their family and are looking for ways to connect and interact with them on a deeper level.

  4. Brian Williams:

    I remember one such house fire .?.?. conducting a search on my hands and knees, when I felt something warm, squishy and furry on the floor of a closet, i instinctively tucked it in my coat. When I got outside, I saw two small eyes staring up at me, and I returned the 3-week-old and very scared puppy to its grateful owners.

  5. Paleontologist Xu Xing:

    A scaled animal looks cooler than a furry or feathered animal. They (film directors) want dinosaurs to be cold-blooded killing machines.

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    a signal that temporarily stops the execution of a program so that another procedure can be carried out
    • A. jeopardize
    • B. distinguish
    • C. emerge
    • D. interrupt

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