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Synonyms for fur

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Princeton's WordNet5.0 / 2 votes

  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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Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words4.5 / 4 votes

  1. furnoun

    peltry, pelage

    Associated words:
    furrier, furriery, tippet, pelisse

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "fur":

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

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How to use fur in a sentence?

  1. Stella McCartney:

    If the fashion industry just for one season gave up fur and did fake fur as its replacement, it would have a massive impact, over 50 million animals are being killed a year for fashion, and I don't agree with it.

  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. Spencer Haywood:

    There was so much chatter about it becoming a Black league, and we Black players didn't help the matter. We weren't refined. It was like, big fur coats, big fur hats. It was like Superfly in the NBA.

  4. Lisa Keefe:

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

  5. Doug Larson:

    If the English language made any sense, a catastrophe would be an apostrophe with fur.

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