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Definition of furniture noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



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  •  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 patio/office, etc. furniture We need to buy some new furniture.
  • Idioms
    part of the furniture
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    a person or thing that you are so used to seeing that you no longer notice them I worked there so long that I became part of the furniture.
    See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: furniture