1 old-fashioned term for polecat.
1.1 [mass noun] The fur of a polecat.
More 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'. Compare with fitchew.
Definition of fitch in:
- The US English dictionary