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furnish render supply provide Definition of furnish
What does furnish mean?
verb give something useful or necessary to synonyms of furnish: provide / render / supply more generic word: give = transfer possession of something concrete or abstract to somebody more specific terms: hydrate = supply water or liquid to in order to maintain a healthy balance charge = energize a battery by passing a current through it in the direction opposite to discharge date = provide with a dateline feed = feed into calk = provide with calks fund = provide a fund for the redemption of principal or payment of interest scant / skimp / stint = supply sparingly and with restricted quantities terrasse / terrace = provide (a house) with a terrace dado = provide with a dado innervate = supply nerves to offer = make available or accessible, provide or furnish signalise / signalize = provide with traffic signals extend / offer = make available stock = provide or furnish with a stock of something stock up / buy in / stock = amass so as to keep for future use or sale or for a particular occasion or use caption = provide with a caption, as of a photograph or a drawing tube = provide with a tube or insert a tube into ticket = provide with a ticket for passage or admission stock = supply with livestock stock = supply with fish rim = furnish with a rim fret = provide (a musical instrument) with frets step = furnish with steps rail = provide with rails grate = furnish with a grate capitalise / capitalize = supply with capital, as of a business by using a combination of capital used by investors and debt capital provided by lenders alphabetize = provide with an alphabet wharf = provide with a wharf air-condition / air-cool = equip with an apparatus for controlling the humidity and temperature uniform = provide with uniforms railroad = supply with railroad lines partner = provide with a partner bewhisker / whisker = furnish with whiskers subtitle = supply (a movie) with subtitles headline = provide (a newspaper page or a story) with a headline match = provide funds complementary to hobnail = supply with hobnails wive = provide with a wife victual = supply with food surfeit / cloy = supply or feed to surfeit heat = provide with heat seat = provide with seats seat = put a seat on a chair ramp = furnish with a ramp arm = supply with arms interleave = provide (books) with blank leaves glass / glaze = furnish with glass crenellate / crenelate / crenel = supply with battlements causeway = provide with a causeway canalise / canalize / canal = provide (a city) with a canal bush = provide with a bushing brattice = supply with a brattice, to ventilate mines slat = equip or bar with slats berth = provide with a berth bed = furnish with a bed computerise / computerize = provide with computers costume = furnish with costumes bottom = provide with a bottom or a seat rafter = provide (a ceiling) with rafters tool = furnish with tools key = provide with a key fuel = provide with a combustible substance that provides energy provision / purvey = supply with provisions afford / yield / give = be the cause or source of fit out / outfit / equip / fit = provide with (something) usually for a specific purpose transistorise / transistorize = equip (an electronic circuit or device) with transistors upholster = provide furniture with padding, springs, webbing, and covers cleat = provide with cleats coal = supply with coal corbel = furnish with a corbel cornice = furnish with a cornice constitutionalize = provide with a constitution, as of a country copper-bottom = provide with a copper bottom curtain = provide with drapery gate = supply with a gate index = provide with an index articulate / joint = provide with a joint pour = supply in large amounts or quantities pump = supply in great quantities fire / fuel = provide with fuel oversupply / flood / glut = supply with an excess of toggle = provide with a toggle or toggles patch = provide with a patch water = provide with water leverage = provide with leverage tap = furnish with a tap or spout, so as to be able to draw liquid from it top out / top = provide with a top or finish the top reflectorise / reflectorize = provide with reflectors, such as chemicals retrofit = provide with parts, devices, or equipment not available or in use at the time of the original manufacture border / edge = provide with a border or edge machicolate = supply with projecting galleries sanitate = provide with sanitary facilities or appliances hat = furnish with a hat theme = provide with a particular theme or motive kern = furnish with a kern headquarter = provide with headquarters shelter = provide shelter for provide or equip with furniture example: We furnished the house in the Biedermeyer style more generic words: provide / render / supply = give something useful or necessary to more specific word: refurnish = furnish with new or different furniture Alternative definition noun Material used to create an engineered product. verb
To provide a place with furniture, or other equipment. [ figuratively] To supply or give. Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions about furnish
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by William Henry Michael, William Mack, Howard Pervear Nash, Thomas Edward O'Brien, James Cockcroft
That thereupon, and on or about said last mentioned date, it was verbally agreed
by and between your petitioner and the said William West that your petitioner
furnish and deliver to the said William West, at the building aforesaid, ...
by Arthur T. Hubbard
and DCS As mentioned previously, cationic
demand is a measure of the total amount of available negative charges in
furnish or specific fraction, although adsorption of cationic polymers generally ...
by U S Dept of Agriculture
For a five-layer or multi-layer board,
the furnish for the intermediate layer
between surface and core should have long and thin particles for building a good
carrier for the fine surface and to give the boards high bending strength and
For the Use of Primary Schools and the Counting House by Noah Webster
to furnish with windows. Win'-dow-blind, n. a blind to darken rooms. Win'-dow-
frome, n. iho frame that holds the sashes. Win'-dOw-gliiss, n. panes of gloss for
windows. Win'-dow-sash, n. the frame in which glass is Wine, n. the fermented
by Hella Olbertz, Kees Hengeveld, Jesús Sánchez García
power equip outfit issue
furnish serve staff endow finance accommodate house
quarter clothe feed suckle water arm bequeath will enfranchise distribute
dispense assign allocate allot cede delegate return restore repay dose bribe
by P. K. Jalan
Power to Obtain Information and to Conduct Inquiry Every recognised stock
furnish the Central Government with a copy of the annual report
containing all the particulars prescribed. Further, every recognised stock
exchange ... Online dictionaries and encyclopedias about furnish
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Photo about furnish David Furnish and Lynne Featherstone
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A new and valid idea is worth more than a regiment and fewer men can
furnish the former than command the latter. ( Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.) more quotes about ... furnish Scrabble value of F 4 U 1 R 1 N 1 I 1 S 1 H 4
The value of this 7-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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