English dictionary

Hint: Question mark (?) is a wildcard. Question mark substitutes one character.

English noun: fuzz

1. fuzz (plant) filamentous hairlike growth on a plant

SamplesPeach fuzz.

Synonymshair, tomentum

Broader (hypernym)enation, plant process

Narrower (hyponym)beard, stinging hair

2. fuzz (person) uncomplimentary terms for a policeman

Synonymsbull, cop, copper, pig

Broader (hypernym)officer, police officer, policeman

Domain usagecolloquialism

3. fuzz (cognition) a hazy or indistinct representation

SamplesIt happened so fast it was just a blur.
He tried to clear his head of the whisky fuzz.


Broader (hypernym)internal representation, mental representation, representation

4. fuzz (body) the first beard of an adolescent boy

Broader (hypernym)beard, face fungus, whiskers

Based on WordNet 3.0 copyright © Princeton University.
Web design: Orcapia v/Per Bang. English edition: .
2017 onlineordbog.dk