Translation of "ferret" - English-Spanish dictionary

ferret

noun uk /ˈfer·ɪt/

a small animal with a long, thin body that is sometimes used to hunt rabbits

hurón
verb uk /ˈfer·ɪt/ informal

to search for something by moving things around with your hands, especially in a drawer, bag, or other closed space

hurgar
I was just ferreting around in my drawer for my passport.
→ Phrasal verbs ferret something out

(Translation of “ferret” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

ferret

noun /ˈferit/

a type of small, weasel-like animal used to chase rabbits out of their holes.

hurón
ferret (about) verb

to search busily and persistently

hurgar
He ferreted about in the cupboard.

(Translation of “ferret” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)