fur-bearing fur-bearing

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of animals having fur (especially of commercial quality)

Usage(s):

  1. His sidekick, Trapper, pungently played by Elliott Gould, is a fur-bearing slob with the skills of a Christiaan Barnard and the instincts of a pornographer.
  2. So Fire-Horse Sparks rushed off without it, had a hair-curling time persuading Hong Kong immigration officials that he was really the fur-bearing man pictured on his passport.
  3. They were muskrats, common American fur-bearing rodents, fiber zibethicus.

News

  • Adams hires animal control officer

    ADAMS -- Adams has a new gumshoe for fur-bearing scofflaws. Kim Witek, who already wears a number of hats, has been named animal control officer for Adams, a job she said fits right in with her background.
    on April 22, 2014     Source: Berkshire Eagle

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