1. Tight curly hair
2. Pointed chin, accentuated by a delicate goatee beard
3. Slim build
4. Sturdy flanks
6. A tentative, faun-like gait
Generally of Caucasian stock, often hailing from the Scottish Highlands but found cantering and startled all over the British Isles.
"I'm pretty sure there is a Tumnus working at my office. He keeps proffering turkish delight, looking nervously at trees and urging me to hush. I hope he leaves soon."
"Ha ha! Your cousin is a total Tumnus! That means you carry the gene! Gross!"
Justin Timberlake (when he was in N-Sync especially)
Verb - to tumnus - to "fawn" over someone or something.
She tumnussed all over herself when John Cusack showed up on screen.
Quit tumnussing, you're making me feel insecure.
2)"Dude, he Tumnused out in the bushes. We caution taped him off though."