furry tongue


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Noun1.furry tongue - a benign side effect of some antibiotics; dark overgrowth of the papillae of the tongue
side effect - a secondary and usually adverse effect of a drug or therapy; "severe headaches are one of the side effects of the drug"
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The pair features Marceline's face (and fangs), a fuzzy, furry tongue that's a nod to her long midnight black hair and, our favorite part: two red eyelets on each boot, an homage to the bite mark on her neck.
He puts a pet advert in the Daily Catastrophe and asks for certain qualities--the pet must be house trained, must have a warm furry tongue and must be brave and loyal, the only respondent is a duck.
Anyway, the point is, if I can't deny myself a trip in my fume-belching deathmobile to buy a snack just because I've got a bit of headache (even though it felt like someone was peeling my eyes with a spoon) and a furry tongue (seriously, it felt like a slice of shag pile in my mouth), how am I going to resist the urge, no matter how weak and ill defined, to have a child?
Or find that you'd sooner endure the postnap furry tongue than stand in the airplane bathroom line to brush?
The kava concoction, which looks like muddy water and is said to taste like medicine and give drinkers a furry tongue, was formerly only the drink of chiefs and priests.
Other symptoms may include headache, constipation, earache, furry tongue and foul-smelling breath.
Yellow hue to skin, especially around the mouth, blue-ish or reddish nose, thick, furry tongue, red ears.