Meaning of FURNITURE in English
/ ˈfɜːnɪtʃə(r); NAmE ˈfɜːrn-/ noun
[ U ] objects that can be moved, such as tables, chairs and beds, that are put into a house or an office to make it suitable for living or working in :
a piece of furniture
garden / office, etc. furniture
We need to buy some new furniture.
—see also door furniture , street furniture
see part noun
early 16th cent. (denoting the action of furnishing): from French fourniture , from fournir , from Old French furnir to furnish.
Oxford Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Оксфордский английский словарь для изучающик язык на продвинутом уровне. 2005