verb (used with object)
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Origin of furbish
OTHER WORDS FROM furbishfur·bish·er, nounun·fur·bished, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for furbish
With highest elation York assisted in the preparation, furbished up his gun, and prepared to "slay dem buffaloes."The Conquest|Eva Emery Dye
They meet but once or twice a year, and then in the old hall, furbished up for the occasion.Over the Ocean|Curtis Guild
But the impending destruction continues to gather force: And it is given to be furbished that it may be handled, etc.
The shutters were thrown open, and the thin-legged piano and the haircloth furniture were furbished up for the morrow.Explorers of the Dawn|Mazo de la Roche
This morning, therefore, I took it to him all cleaned and furbished up.