Definitions for furnishˈfɜr nɪʃ
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
to supply (a house, room, etc.) with necessary appliances, esp. furniture.
to provide or supply (often fol. by with):
The delay furnished me with extra time.
* Syn: furnish , appoint , equip refer to providing something necessary or useful. furnish often refers to providing necessary or customary objects or services that increase living comfort: to furnish a bedroom with a bed, desk, and chair.appoint , a more formal word, now usu. used in the past participle, means to supply completely with all requisites or accessories, often in an elegant style: a well-appointed hotel; a fully appointed suite. equip means to supply with necessary materials or apparatus for a particular action, service, or undertaking; it emphasizes preparation: to equip a vessel; to equip a soldier.
Origin of furnish:
1400–50; < OF furniss-, long s. of furnir to accomplish, furnish < Gmc
supply, provide, render, furnish(verb)
give something useful or necessary to
"We provided the room with an electrical heater"
provide or equip with furniture
"We furnished the house in the Biedermeyer style"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
to put furniture in a room, house, etc.
The room was beautifully furnished.
The king furnished the explorers with all the equipment.
Material used to create an engineered product.
To provide a place with furniture, or other equipment.
To supply or give.
to supply with anything necessary, useful, or appropriate; to provide; to equip; to fit out, or fit up; to adorn; as, to furnish a family with provisions; to furnish one with arms for defense; to furnish a Cable; to furnish the mind with ideas; to furnish one with knowledge or principles; to furnish an expedition or enterprise, a room or a house
to offer for use; to provide (something); to give (something); to afford; as, to furnish food to the hungry: to furnish arms for defense
that which is furnished as a specimen; a sample; a supply
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'furnish' in Verbs Frequency: #1071
Translations for furnish
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
to provide (a house etc) with furniture
We spent a lot of money on furnishing our house.
- يُؤَثِّث، يَفْرُشArabic
- mobiliarPortuguese (BR)
- møblere; indretteDanish
- مبله کردنFarsi
- सुसज्जित करनाHindi
- opremiti namještajemCroatian
- memberi perabotanIndonesian
- búa húsgögnumIcelandic
- ammobiliare, arredareItalian
- 가구 등을 갖추다Korean
- apstatyti baldaisLithuanian
- melengkapi dengan perabotMalay
- møblere; utstyre/forsyne/utruste medNorwegian
- مبله کردنPersian
- ضرورى شيان ورته برابرول، مجهز كولPashto
- a mobilaRomanian
- snabdeti nameštajemSerbian
- inreda, möbleraSwedish
- dayayıp döşemekTurkish
- 用家具裝備(房子)Chinese (Trad.)
- меблювати, обставлятиUkrainian
- مکان میں ضروری ساز و سامان مہیا کرناUrdu
- trang bị đồ đạc (phòng, nhà...)Vietnamese
- 用家具装备（房子）Chinese (Simp.)
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