Synonyms for fox

Synonyms for (noun) fox

Synonyms: fox

Definition: alert carnivorous mammal with pointed muzzle and ears and a bushy tail; most are predators that do not hunt in packs

Similar words: canid, canine

Definition: any of various fissiped mammals with nonretractile claws and typically long muzzles

Synonyms: Fox

Definition: the Algonquian language of the Fox

Similar words: Algonquian, Algonquian language, Algonquin

Definition: family of North American Indian languages spoken from Labrador to South Carolina and west to the Great Plains

Synonyms: Fox

Definition: a member of an Algonquian people formerly living west of Lake Michigan along the Fox River

Similar words: Algonquian, Algonquin

Definition: a member of any of the North American Indian groups speaking an Algonquian language and originally living in the subarctic regions of eastern Canada; many Algonquian tribes migrated south into the woodlands from the Mississippi River to the Atlantic coast

Synonyms: dodger, fox, slyboots

Definition: a shifty deceptive person

Similar words: deceiver, beguiler, trickster, cheat, cheater, slicker

Definition: someone who leads you to believe something that is not true

Synonyms: George Fox, Fox

Definition: English religious leader who founded the Society of Friends (1624-1691)

Similar words: religious person

Definition: a person who manifests devotion to a deity

Synonyms: Fox, Charles James Fox

Definition: English statesman who supported American independence and the French Revolution (1749-1806)

Similar words: statesman, solon, national leader

Definition: a man who is a respected leader in national or international affairs

Synonyms: fox

Definition: the grey or reddish-brown fur of a fox

Similar words: fur, pelt

Definition: the dressed hairy coat of a mammal

Synonyms for (verb) fox

Synonyms: fox

Definition: become discolored with, or as if with, mildew spots

Similar words: spot

Definition: become spotted

Usage: This dress spots quickly

Synonyms: throw, bedevil, befuddle, discombobulate, confound, confuse, fox, fuddle

Definition: be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly

Usage: These questions confuse even the experts; This question completely threw me; This question befuddled even the teacher

Similar words: be

Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)

Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer

Synonyms: play tricks, play a joke on, play a trick on, pull a fast one on, flim-flam, fob, fox, trick

Definition: deceive somebody

Usage: We tricked the teacher into thinking that class would be cancelled next week

Similar words: cozen, deceive, delude, lead on

Definition: be false to; be dishonest with

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