furred


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furred

(fûrd)
adj.
1. Bearing fur.
2. Made, covered, or trimmed with fur.
3. Covered or coated as if with fur.

furred

adjective Referring to an appearance that bears a verisimilitude to that of hairs projecting from the surface; furry.

furred

(fŭrd) [O. Fr. forre, lining]
Covered with a dustlike deposit; used of the tongue.
References in classic literature ?
The instinct of his own lofty intellect made him recognize an intellect no less lofty under Gossip Tourangeau's furred cap, and as he gazed at the solemn face, the ironical smile which Jacques Coictier's presence called forth on his gloomy face, gradually disappeared as twilight fades on the horizon of night.
Several hundred men, furred and mittened, banked around the sled within easy distance.
He was so furred to keep out the cold that he could not lay his hand on his pistol.