Most anthropomorphic characters walk on two legs, speak and often wear clothes. They are fantasy creatures.
They can exist on a spectrum from having almost all animal characteristics, with only a few human traits, or being almost all human with a few animal traits.
Some people in the furry fandom prefer the term anthropomorphic to describe the art, writing and role playing they engage in. It is a more inclusive term, as many anthro characters combine human traits with the traits of non-furry animals, such as lizards, dinosaurs and birds.
His anthropomorphic artwork is mainly about foxes wearing battle armor and set during the dark ages.
Sobek, the Ancient Egyptian god, is anthropomorphic, in that he is a man with a crocodile's head.
All the characters in The Lion King are anthropomorphic.