Definition of Furry tongue
1. Noun. A benign side effect of some antibiotics; dark overgrowth of the papillae of the tongue.
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Literary usage of Furry tongue
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1. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1864)
"The purple hibiscus is shrivelled and withered, And languid lolls its furry tongue ; The burning ..."
2. The Art of the Moving Picture by Vachel Lindsay (1915)
"Though he says worse than nothing, his furry tongue, by endless reiteration, is the American slum oracle. At the present the bar-tender handles the ..."
3. A Gilbertese-English Dictionary by Hiram Bingham (1908)
"Ua'nanal, n. a furred and whitish condition of the tongue and mouth. TTa'nanai, a. having a white and furry tongue and mouth. ..."