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fitch Syllabification: fitch

Definition of fitch in English:


1 old-fashioned term for polecat.
1.1 (also fitch fur) The fur of a polecat.
Example sentences
  • As fashion has readmitted fur, designers have continued to steer clear of old-fashioned pelts, preferring to woo fur virgins with fitch, wolf and coyote.


Late Middle English (denoting the fur of a polecat): from Middle Dutch visse 'polecat'.

Words that rhyme with fitch

bewitch, bitch, ditch, enrich, flitch, glitch, hitch, itch, kitsch, Mitch, pitch, quitch, rich, snitch, stitch, switch, titch, twitch, which, witch
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