What Does FURRY Mean?

A FURRY is a person interested in animals given human characteristics.

The term FURRY is used to refer to people who are fans of anthropomorphic characters (i.e., animals that have been given human characteristics, such as speaking, walking on two legs, and wearing clothes).

Famous anthropomorphic characters include Mickey mouse, Donald Duck, Bugs Bunny, and Scooby Doo.

Many FURRIES use a fursona (i.e., a personalized animal avatar) to represent them online.

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When I write FURRY, I mean this: meaning of FURRY "Person Interested in Animals Given Human Characteristics"

Summary of Key Points

"Person Interested in Animals Given Human Characteristics" is the most common definition for FURRY on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
Definition:Person Interested in Animals Given Human Characteristics
Guessability:guessability level 3
3: Guessable
Typical Users:typical user
Adults and Teenagers

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