furnishing

[fur-ni-shing]
noun
1.
furnishings.
a.
furniture, carpeting, etc., for a house or room.
b.
articles or accessories of dress: men's furnishings.
2.
that with which anything is furnished.

Origin:
1490–1500; furnish + -ing1

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furnishings (ˈfɜːnɪʃɪŋz)
 
pl n
1.  furniture and accessories, including carpets and curtains, with which a room, house, etc, is furnished
2.  (US), (Canadian) articles of dress and accessories

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Word Origin & History

furnish
mid-15c., from M.Fr. furniss-, prp. stem of furnir "furnish, accomplish," from O.Fr., from V.L. *fornire, alteration of *fromire, from W.Gmc. *frumjan "forward movement, advancement" (cf. O.H.G. frumjan "to do, execute, provide"), from P.Gmc. *fram- "forwards" (see from). Related:
Furnished; furnishing.
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Example sentences for furnishings
He had to sell off his more valuable furnishings and belongings.
They have also been used as a decorative motif on fabrics and home furnishings.
The earliest signs of the new style appear in the furnishings of st.
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