Quick answer
"Furry" is an adjective which is often translated as "peludo", and "hairy" is an adjective which is often translated as "velludo". Learn more about the difference between "furry" and "hairy" below.
furry(
fuhr
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (fuzzy)
a. peludo
Something furry ran under the table while I was eating.Algo peludo corrió debajo de la mesa cuando estaba comiendo.
b. de peluche
Carolina sleeps with a dozen furry toys.Carolina duerme con una docena de juguetes de peluche.
c. afelpado
I love changing into my furry slippers when I get home.Me encanta ponerme las pantuflas afelpadas al llegar a casa.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(member of furry subculture)
a. el furry
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la furry
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
My best friend's brother is a furry who dresses up as a tiger.El hermano de mi mejor amigo es un furry que se viste de tigre.
b. el furri
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la furri
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
I'm going to a furmeet this weekend. You in?Voy a una furmeet este fin de semana. ¿Quieres ir?
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hairy(
hehr
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i
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (hair-covered)
a. velludo
My husband has always been a very hairy man.Mi marido siempre ha sido un hombre muy velludo.
b. peludo
Wow, look at that hairy bug that's crawling up the wall.Guau, mira ese insecto peludo que está escalando la pared.
2. (hair-like)
a. peludo
This hairy sweater is so itchy!¡Cómo da comezón este suéter peludo!
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(frightening)
a. horripilante
The kids had a really hairy trip through the gloomy woods.Los niños tuvieron un viaje horripilante por el bosque tenebroso.
b. espeluznante
We had a hairy time in the haunted house.Pasamos un rato espeluznante en la casa encantada.
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(difficult)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. peliagudo
There were some hairy moments at the beginning of the project.Hubo algunos momentos peliagudos al comienzo del proyecto.
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