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NOUN:
pl. fox·es, also fox
    1. Any of various carnivorous mammals of the genus Vulpes and related genera, related to the dogs and wolves and characteristically having upright ears, a pointed snout, and a long bushy tail.
    2. The fur of one of these mammals.
  1. A crafty, sly, or clever person.
  2. Slang A sexually attractive person.
  3. Nautical Small cordage made by twisting together two or more strands of tarred yarn.
  4. Archaic A sword.
VERB:
foxed, fox·ing, fox·es
VERB:
tr.
  1. To trick or fool by ingenuity or cunning; outwit.
  2. To baffle or confuse.
  3. To make (beer) sour by fermenting.
  4. To repair (a shoe) by attaching a new upper.
  5. Obsolete To intoxicate.
VERB:
intr.
  1. To act slyly or craftily.
  2. To turn sour in fermenting. Used of beer.

ETYMOLOGY:
Middle English, from Old English


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