foxnounuk /fɒks/ us /fɑːks/
fox noun (ANIMAL)
- The hunt chased the fox until it was too tired and weak to run and then closed in for the kill.
- The hounds had lost the scent of the fox near the river.
- As the fox came into the yard, the chickens began squawking in alarm.
- Dogs, cats, foxes and bats can all carry rabies.
- There was a fox on the prowl earlier.
fox noun (CLEVER PERSON)
foxverb [T]uk /fɒks/ us /fɑːks/ UK
fox verb [T] (CONFUSE)