the smoke tree, Cotinus coggygria.
Also called young fustic. the dyewood of this tree.
[fuhs-chuh n] /ˈfʌs tʃən/ noun 1. a stout fabric of cotton and flax. 2. a fabric of stout twilled cotton or of cotton and low-quality wool, with a short nap or pile. 3. inflated or turgid language in writing or speaking: Fustian can’t disguise the author’s meager plot. adjective 4. made of fustian: a fustian […]
[furl] /fɜrl/ verb (used with object) 1. to gather into a compact roll and bind securely, as a sail against a spar or a flag against its staff. verb (used without object) 2. to become furled. noun 3. the act of furling. 4. something furled, as a roll. Idioms 5. furl in a body, Nautical. […]
noun See furkid
/ˈfɜːkɪd/ noun 1. (mainly US) an animal kept for companionship noun a pet treated or regarded as a child; also written fur kid , fur-kid Examples Bizarre animal lovers think of their pets as furkids. Word Origin 2000 Usage Note slang