furnishings
furnishings fur"nish*ings n. 1. the furniture and appliances and other movable accessories (including curtains and rugs) that make a home (or other building) livable. [WordNet 1.5]

2. accessory wearing apparel.

Syn: trappings. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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