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Synonyms for fur

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fur, peltnoun

    the dressed hairy coat of a mammal

    pelt, hide, skin

  2. furnoun

    dense coat of fine silky hairs on mammals (e.g., cat or seal or weasel)


  3. furnoun

    a garment made of the dressed hairy coat of a mammal


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  1. furnoun

    peltry, pelage

    Associated words:
    furrier, furriery, tippet, pelisse

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "fur":

    furs, fuer, pelage, skin, oven, mink, coat, hair

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  1. Susanne Millen:

    Only cat lovers know the luxury of fur-coated, musical hot water bottles that never go cold.

  2. William Ralph Inge:

    We have enslaved the rest of the animal creation, and have treated our distant cousins in fur and feathers so badly that beyond doubt, if they were able to formulate a religion, they would depict the Devil in human form.

  3. Stella McCartney:

    There has never been a time when we have had more hope in ending fashion's use of fur and leather - a practice that is cruel to the animals and harmful to the planet.

  4. Logan Pearsall Smith:

    Fine writers should split hairs together, and sit side by side, like friendly apes, to pick the fleas from each others fur.

  5. Lisa Keefe:

    I rushed to the machine and could see the color of his fur mixed in with the quilt, i was petrified.

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