Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps


Noun: fitch  fich
Usage: archaic
  1. Dark brown mustelid of woodlands of Eurasia that gives off an unpleasant odour when threatened
    - polecat, foulmart [archaic], foumart [archaic], Mustela putorius, fitchew [archaic]

Derived forms: fitches

Type of: mustelid, musteline, musteline mammal

Part of: genus Mustela, Mustela

Encyclopedia: Fitch, Even, Tabin & Flannery