• Furniture Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) The necessary appendages to anything, as to a machine, a carriage, a ship, etc.
  2. (v. t.) The mountings of a gun.
  3. (v. t.) Builders hardware such as locks, door and window trimmings.
  4. (v. t.) A mixed or compound stop in an organ; -- sometimes called mixture.
  5. (v. t.) 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.
  6. (v. t.) Articles used for convenience or decoration in a house or apartment, as tables, chairs, bedsteads, sofas, carpets, curtains, pictures, vases, etc.
  7. (v. t.) The masts and rigging of a ship.
  8. (v. t.) That with which anything is furnished or supplied; supplies; outfit; equipment.