What does disfurnish mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term disfurnish:

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. To Disfurnish(v.a.)

    To deprive; to unfurnish; to strip.

    My riches are these poor habiliments,
    Of which if you should here disfurnish me,
    You take the sum and substance that I have. William Shakespeare.

    He durst not disfurnish that country either of so great a commander, or of the wonted garrisons. Richard Knolles, History.

  2. Origin: dis and furnish.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Disfurnish(verb)

    to deprive of that with which anything is furnished (furniture, equipments, etc.); to strip; to render destitute; to divest

  2. Origin: [Pref. dis- + furnish.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Disfurnish

    dis-fur′nish, v.t. (Shak.) to strip, render destitute.—n. Disfur′nishment.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of disfurnish in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of disfurnish in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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