Meaning of UPHOLSTER in English

UPHOLSTER

transcription, транскрипция: [ (ˌ)əp-ˈhōl-stər, (ˌ)ə-ˈpōl- ]

transitive verb

( -stered ; up·hol·ster·ing -st(ə-)riŋ)

Etymology: back-formation from upholstery

Date: 1849

: to furnish with or as if with upholstery

• up·hol·ster·er -stər-ər noun

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