furniture: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (fûr'ni-chur), [key]
- the movable articles, as tables, chairs, desks or cabinets, required for use or ornament in a house, office, or the like.
- fittings, apparatus, or necessary accessories for something.
- equipment for streets and other public areas, as lighting standards, signs, benches, or litter bins.
- Also calledpieces of wood or metal, less than type high, set in and about pages of type to fill them out and hold the type in place in a chase.
- furniture (Thesaurus)