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Definition of Furniture


  1. That with which anything is furnished or supplied; supplies; outfit; equipment.
  2. Articles used for convenience or decoration in a house or apartment, as tables, chairs, bedsteads, sofas, carpets, curtains, pictures, vases, etc.
  3. The necessary appendages to anything, as to a machine, a carriage, a ship, etc.
  4. The masts and rigging of a ship.
  5. The mountings of a gun.
  6. Builders' hardware such as locks, door and window trimmings.
  7. Pieces of wood or metal of a lesser height than the type, placed around the pages or other matter in a form, and, with the quoins, serving to secure the form in its place in the chase.
  8. A mixed or compound stop in an organ; -- sometimes called mixture.

Furniture Quotations

I used to sell furniture for a living. The trouble was, it was my own.
Les Dawson

At first, my bedroom had flowers and yellow walls and huge furniture in plastic that was orange and green - and furry green bed cover and everything. Then, I think the day I turned 13, I painted the walls black and put Kurt Cobain on the wall and just changed everything into a dark theme.
Tove Lo

I want to design jewelry for girls and guys... I'ma spread it out, but I'ma design, probably when I'm just designing furniture and buildings, I'll probably being the jewelry thing, too.
Tyler, The Creator

I look at every piece of furniture and every object as an individual sculpture.
Kelly Wearstler

It is the eye of other people that ruin us. If I were blind I would want, neither fine clothes, fine houses or fine furniture.
Benjamin Franklin
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Furniture Translations

furniture in Dutch is huisraad, ameublement, inboedel
furniture in French is meublante, meubles
furniture in Italian is mobilia, mobili
furniture in Latin is suppellex suppellectilus, supellex supellectilis
furniture in Spanish is mobiliario, mueble
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