noun fur·ni·ture \ˈfər-ni-chər\

: chairs, tables, beds, etc., that are used to make a room ready for use

Full Definition of FURNITURE

:  equipment that is necessary, useful, or desirable: as
a archaic :  the trappings of a horse
b :  movable articles used in readying an area (as a room or patio) for occupancy or use

Examples of FURNITURE

  1. They bought some new furniture for the house.
  2. The office furniture is wearing out.
  3. a large piece of furniture


Middle French fourniture, from fournir
First Known Use: 1542
FURNITURE Defined for Kids


noun fur·ni·ture \ˈfər-ni-chər\

Definition of FURNITURE for Kids

:  movable articles used to furnish a room
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