Definitions

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  • adj. Like a fox.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Foxlike.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Resembling a fox; especially, cunning.

Etymologies

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fox +‎ -ish

Examples

  • The gold rims of his round glasses have been picked out by the sunlight; the edge of Kendrick's right ear has glowed red, his foxish hair and pink skin have been as burnished by the light as the yellow chrysanthemums in the brass bowl on the table between us.

    The Time Traveler's Wife

  • He was tall and willowy, white-skinned, with a long, foxish face.

    Into the Labyrinth

  • She grinned foxish and punched him in the shoulder.

    Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town

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