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Meaning & Definition of Ferret in English

English

Ferret

/fɛrət/

noun

1. Musteline mammal of prairie regions of united states

  • Nearly extinct
    synonym:
  • black-footed ferret
  • ,
  • ferret
  • ,
  • Mustela nigripes

2. Domesticated albino variety of the european polecat bred for hunting rats and rabbits

    synonym:
  • ferret

verb

1. Hound or harry relentlessly

    synonym:
  • ferret

2. Hunt with ferrets

    synonym:
  • ferret

3. Search and discover through persistent investigation

  • "She ferreted out the truth"
    synonym:
  • ferret out
  • ,
  • ferret