Definitions of furnish

  1. To offer for use; to provide (something); to give (something); to afford; as, to furnish food to the hungry: to furnish arms for defense. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. To fit out or to fit up with what is needed. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. To fit up or supply completely, or with what is necessary: to equip. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  4. To supply; equip. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  5. To fit out, as with furniture; supply; yield. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  6. To supply with anything necessary, useful, or appropriate; to provide; to equip; to fit out, or fit up; to adorn; as, to furnish a family with provisions; to furnish one with arms for defense; to furnish a Cable; to furnish the mind with ideas; to furnish one with knowledge or principles; to furnish an expedition or enterprise, a room or a house. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. To supply with anything necessary; to equip; to fit up; to supply. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  8. That which is furnished as a specimen; a sample; a supply. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. FURNISHER. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.

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Usage examples for furnish

  1. " By this plan, the Emperor and Empress would have their apartments; but we must remember that this sum should also furnish lodgings for princes, grand and inferior officers. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  2. Furnish him with means to escape. – Marguerite de Valois by Alexandre Dumas