Meaning of FUZZY in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈfə-zē ]


( fuzz·i·er ; -est )

Etymology: perhaps from Low German fussig loose, spongy

Date: 1713

1. : marked by or giving a suggestion of fuzz

a fuzzy covering of felt

2. : lacking in clarity or definition

moving the camera causes fuzzy photos

3. : being, relating to, or invoking pleasant and usually sentimental emotions

warm and fuzzy feelings

• fuzz·i·ly ˈfə-zə-lē adverb

• fuzz·i·ness ˈfə-zē-nəs noun

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.