verb (used with object)
DON’T VACILLATE! VANQUISH THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!
Origin of furbish
OTHER WORDS FROM furbishfur·bish·er, nounun·fur·bished, adjective
Words nearby furbish
Example sentences from the Web for furbish
Look you, my good Stephen, can't you let me go in somewhere and furbish myself up a little before breakfast?The Squirrel Inn|Frank R. Stockton
It had been twenty years, perhaps, since a merciful cloth had passed over the illustrious family to furbish it up a little.The Dead Command|Vicente Blasco Ibez
We arrived in time to furbish up and get to the English church before services began.A Tramp Abroad, Complete|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
Can you furbish up your old ones till then, and thereby prove yourself sensible for once?
I believe we can furbish them up sufficiently to make the room habitable.Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1905 to 1906|Lucy Maud Montgomery