Definition of Fuzzy

1. Adjective. Covering with fine light hairs. "His head fuzzed like a dandelion gone to seed"

Exact synonyms: Fuzzed
Similar to: Haired, Hairy, Hirsute
Derivative terms: Fuzz



2. Adjective. Indistinct or hazy in outline. "The trees were just blurry shapes"
Exact synonyms: Bleary, Blurred, Blurry, Foggy, Hazy, Muzzy
Similar to: Indistinct
Derivative terms: Blur, Blurriness, Fog, Fogginess, Fuzziness, Haze, Haziness

3. Adjective. Confused and not coherent; not clearly thought out. "A vague and fuzzy idea of the world of finance"
Similar to: Incoherent

Definition of Fuzzy

1. a. Not firmly woven; that ravels.

Definition of Fuzzy

1. Adjective. Covered with fuzz or a large number of tiny loose fibres like a carpet or many stuffed animals. Mentioned in the popular nursery rhyme ''Fuzzy wuzzy was a bear.'' ¹

2. Adjective. Vague or imprecise. ¹

3. Adjective. Not clear; unfocused. ¹

4. Noun. an individual flake of fuzzies ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Fuzzy

1. blurry [adj FUZZIER, FUZZIEST] : FUZZILY [adv] - See also: blurry

Medical Definition of Fuzzy

1. 1. Not firmly woven; that ravels. Alternative forms: fozy. 2. Furnished with fuzz; having fuzz; like fuzz; as, the fuzzy skin of a peach. See: Fuzz. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Fuzzy

fuzzify
fuzzifying
fuzzily
fuzziness
fuzzinesses
fuzzing
fuzzle
fuzzled
fuzzles
fuzzless
fuzzling
fuzztone
fuzztones
fuzzword
fuzzwords
fuzzy (current term)
fuzzy-wuzzy
fuzzy logic
fuzzy melon
fuzzy navel
fuzzy set
fuzzyfication
fuzzyheaded
fuþarks
fuþorc
fuþorcs
fweep
fyborg
fyborgs

Literary usage of Fuzzy

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1. Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern by Charles Dudley Warner, Hamilton Wright Mabie, Lucia Isabella Gilbert Runkle, George H Warner (1902)
"fuzzy WUZZY" (SOUDAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCE) WE'VE fought with many men acrost the seas. ... Then 'ere's to you, fuzzy-Wuzzy, an' the missis and the kid; ..."

2. The Writings in Prose and Verse of Rudyard Kipling by Rudyard Kipling (1899)
""fuzzy-WUZZY" (SOUDAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCE) WE'VE fought with many men acrost ... So 'ere's to you, fuzzy-Wuzzy, at your 'ome in the Soudan; You're a pore ..."

3. Camera by Columbia Photographic Society, Philadelphia (1916)
"He also wishes to know it there is any reason for this "pretended admiration of the fuzzy." Let him ask the greatest artists in the country what they get ..."

4. A Dictionary of English Etymology by Hensleigh Wedgwood, John Christopher Atkinson (1872)
"A fuzzy outline is woolly and indistinct. Metaphorically to fuzz or fuzzle is to confuse the head with drink, to muddle with drink. ..."

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