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Synonyms for fox
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fox(noun)

    alert carnivorous mammal with pointed muzzle and ears and a bushy tail; most are predators that do not hunt in packs

    Synonyms:
    slyboots, dodger

  2. dodger, fox, slyboots(noun)

    a shifty deceptive person

    Synonyms:
    corn dab, dodger, slyboots, corn dodger

  3. fox(noun)

    the grey or reddish-brown fur of a fox

    Synonyms:
    slyboots, dodger

  4. Fox, Charles James Fox(noun)

    English statesman who supported American independence and the French Revolution (1749-1806)

    Synonyms:
    slyboots, dodger

  5. Fox, George Fox(noun)

    English religious leader who founded the Society of Friends (1624-1691)

    Synonyms:
    slyboots, dodger

  6. Fox(noun)

    a member of an Algonquian people formerly living west of Lake Michigan along the Fox River

    Synonyms:
    slyboots, dodger

  7. Fox(verb)

    the Algonquian language of the Fox

    Synonyms:
    slyboots, dodger

  8. flim-flam, play a joke on, play tricks, trick, fob, fox, pull a fast one on, play a trick on(verb)

    deceive somebody

    "We tricked the teacher into thinking that class would be cancelled next week"

    Synonyms:
    discombobulate, play a joke on, fuddle, flim-flam, pull someone's leg, confound, trick, fob, confuse, hoax, play a trick on, pull a fast one on, befuddle, throw, bedevil, play tricks

  9. confuse, throw, fox, befuddle, fuddle, bedevil, confound, discombobulate(verb)

    be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly

    "These questions confuse even the experts"; "This question completely threw me"; "This question befuddled even the teacher"

    Synonyms:
    fuddle, dun, confound, befuddle, mix up, booze, flip, frustrate, blur, cast off, jumble, thrust, have, make, switch, fob, throw, cast, crucify, flim-flam, obscure, flurry, torment, give, bemuse, drink, hold, put off, trick, shake off, throw off, pull a fast one on, confuse, throw away, play a joke on, play tricks, contrive, drop, play a trick on, bewilder, hurl, discombobulate, rag, project, disconcert, bedevil, shed, obnubilate

  10. fox(verb)

    become discolored with, or as if with, mildew spots

    Synonyms:
    play tricks, play a joke on, play a trick on, trick, bedevil, flim-flam, discombobulate, throw, befuddle, fuddle, fob, confuse, confound, pull a fast one on

Wiktionary

  1. fox(noun)

    Synonyms:
    tod

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. fox(n)

    Synonyms:
    reynard, renard, tod, charlie

    Associated words:
    vulpine, vulpicide, skulk

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    renard, foxes, foxx, zorro, foxe, fuchs

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