Definitions for upholsterʌpˈhoʊl stər, əˈpoʊl-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

up•hol•sterʌpˈhoʊl stər, əˈpoʊl-(v.t.)-stered, -ster•ing.

  1. to provide (chairs, sofas, etc.) with coverings, cushions, stuffing, springs, etc.

    Category: Furniture

Origin of upholster:

1850–55, Amer.; back formation from upholsterer

up•hol′ster•y

Princeton's WordNet

  1. upholster(verb)

    provide furniture with padding, springs, webbing, and covers

Wiktionary

  1. upholster(Verb)

    To fit padding, stuffing, springs, webbing and fabric covering to furniture.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Upholster(verb)

    to furnish (rooms, carriages, bedsteads, chairs, etc.) with hangings, coverings, cushions, etc.; to adorn with furnishings in cloth, velvet, silk, etc.; as, to upholster a couch; to upholster a room with curtains

  2. Upholster(noun)

    a broker

  3. Upholster(noun)

    an upholsterer


Translations for upholster

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

upholster(verb)

to fit (seats) with springs, stuffing, covers etc

He upholstered the chair.

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