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function the purpose or role that an object or a person fulfills or is suited for. [3 definitions]
functional serving a purpose or able to serve the intended purpose. [2 definitions]
fund a supply of money or other resources that is held for a particular purpose. [4 definitions]
fundamental basic; central; serving as a foundation. [2 definitions]
fundamentally in central or important ways.
funding the act or process of collecting and supplying money needed for a particular purpose or group.
funeral a ceremony for a dead person.
fungi a plural form of fungus.
fungus one of a large group of living things that appear similar to plants but cannot make their own food using sunlight in the way plants do. Fungi consume plant, animal, and other living matter. Mushrooms, yeasts, and molds are fungi. Fungi help decompose dead plants and animals.
funnel a tool shaped like a cone with a narrow tube at the small end. Funnels are used for pouring something into a small opening. [2 definitions]
funny causing laughter or amusement. [2 definitions]
fur the soft thick hair that covers the bodies of certain animals such as the mink, cat, or fox. [3 definitions]
furious full of anger; wild with fury. [2 definitions]
furlough a vacation for a person in the military.
furnace anything in which heat is made for a specific purpose by burning fuel. A furnace can be used to heat a building or to melt metal.
furnish to supply with furniture. [2 definitions]
furniture movable objects such as chairs, tables, and beds used to make a room fit for living in.
furrow a long narrow ditch made in the ground for planting seeds. [3 definitions]
furry having a coat of fur. [2 definitions]
further at or to a greater distance or extent; farther. "Further" is a comparative form of the adverb far. [4 definitions]
furthermore besides; in addition; moreover.