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We found 46 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word ferret:
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General dictionaries General (33 matching dictionaries)
  1. ferret: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. ferret: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. ferret, ferret: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. ferret: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. ferret: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. ferret, ferret: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Ferret, ferret: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. ferret: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. ferret: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. ferret: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. ferret: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. ferret: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. ferret: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Ferret, ferret: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. ferret: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. ferret: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. ferret: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. Ferret (comics), Ferret (disambiguation), Ferret, The Ferret (film), The Ferret (news), The Ferret: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. ferret: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  20. Ferret: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  21. ferret: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  22. ferret: Rhymezone [home, info]
  23. Ferret: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  24. ferret: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  25. ferret: All About Homonyms [home, info]
  26. Ferret: Encarta® Online Encyclopedia, North American Edition [home, info]
  27. ferret: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  28. ferret: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  29. ferret: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  30. ferret: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  31. ferret: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. ferret: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. ferret: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. ferret: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. ferret: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. FERRET: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. FERRET: AbbreviationZ [home, info]
  3. ferret: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Ferret: Easton Bible [home, info]
  2. Ferret: Smith's Bible Dictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. ferret: LITTLE EXPLORERS(TM) Picture Dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Ferret, the ferret: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. ferret: DOD Dictionary of Military Terms [home, info]
  2. FERRET: Space and Electronic Warfare Lexicon [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (ferret)

noun:  domesticated albino variety of the European polecat bred for hunting rats and rabbits
noun:  ferret of prairie regions of United States; nearly extinct
verb:  hunt with ferrets
verb:  hound or harry relentlessly
verb:  search and discover through persistent investigation ("She ferreted out the truth")

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