Definition of furball in English:

Share this entry


Pronunciation: /ˈfərbôl/


1 another term for hairball.
2 informal A furry pet animal.
Example sentences
  • Steve was way back in the shelter, crouching beside a cage, petting the furball inside.
  • Any time the action switches away from the annoying little furball, the plot starts to drag.
  • She has seen me through 3 major relationships and is still a cool little blue-eyed furball!

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: fur·ball

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.