Fox is a common name for many species of omnivorous mammals belonging to the Canidae family. Foxes are small to medium-sized canids (slightly smaller than a medium-sized domestic dog), characterized by possessing a long narrow snout, and a bushy tail (or brush).
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... The Sauk and Fox tribes, originally in the St Lawrence Valley, migrated first to southeastern Michigan ... The Fox (Renard in French) also called themselves the Meshkwahkihaki and were also known as the Outigamie by the French ... The Sac and Fox were uprooted again by eastern tribes and began to arrive in the Fox River Valley in the late 17th century ...
More definitions of "fox":
- (noun): The Algonquian language of the Fox people.
- (noun): English statesman who supported American independence and the French Revolution (1749-1806).
Synonyms: Charles James Fox
- (noun): A member of an Algonquian people formerly living west of Lake Michigan along the Fox River.
- (verb): Become discolored with, or as if with, mildew spots.
- (noun): English religious leader who founded the Society of Friends (1624-1691).
Synonyms: George Fox
- (verb): Be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly.
Synonyms: confuse, throw, befuddle, fuddle, bedevil, confound, discombobulate
- (noun): Alert carnivorous mammal with pointed muzzle and ears and a bushy tail; most are predators that do not hunt in packs.
Famous quotes containing the word fox:
“That those tribes [the Sac and Fox Indians] cannot exist surrounded by our settlements and in continual contact with our citizens is certain. They have neither the intelligence, the industry, the moral habits, nor the desire of improvement which are essential to any favorable change in their condition.”
—Andrew Jackson (17671845)
“Many scraps make a lot; fox furs, sewn together, make a fine robe.”
“Commit a crime and the world is made of glass. Commit a crime, and it seems as if a coat of snow fell on the ground, such as reveals in the woods the track of every partridge and fox and squirrel and mole.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)