[fur-ee-uh-ree] /ˈfɜr i ə ri/
noun, plural furrieries.
the business, trade, or craftsmanship of a .
Archaic. furs in general.
noun (pl) -eries
the occupation of a furrier
furs worn as a garment or trim collectively
[fur-uh-ner, fuhr-] /ˈfɜr ə nər, ˈfʌr-/ noun, Dialect. 1. a foreigner.
[fur-ing] /ˈfɜr ɪŋ/ noun 1. the act of lining, trimming, or clothing with fur: Furring this coat will take several weeks. 2. the fur used: What kind of furring would you like? 3. the formation of a coating of matter on something, as on the tongue: A heavy furring could mean a high fever. 4. […]
- Furring strip
noun 1. a strip of wood or metal fixed to a wall, floor, or ceiling to provide a surface for the fixing of plasterboard, floorboards, etc Sometimes shortened to furring
[fur-oh, fuhr-oh] /ˈfɜr oʊ, ˈfʌr oʊ/ noun 1. a narrow groove made in the ground, especially by a plow. 2. a narrow groovelike or trenchlike depression in any surface: the furrows of a wrinkled face. verb (used with object) 3. to make a furrow or furrows in. 4. to make wrinkles in (the face): to […]