furnished furnished  /ˈfɜr nɪʃt/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) provided with whatever is necessary for a purpose (as furniture or equipment or authority)

Usage(s):

  1. In the dungeon-like basement, furnished only with a portable toilet and two mattresses, three half-naked women clung to life.
  2. The 2006 Elle Decoration designer of the year furnished the hotel with original pieces, such as lighting fixtures, sofas and even floors from his studio.
  3. Born in London in 1889, Chaplin spent his childhood in shabby furnished rooms, state poorhouses and an orphanage.

News

  1. Furnished Quarters Celebrates 15 Years as a Leading Innovator of Furnished, Short-Term Apartments

    Furnished Quarters announces that June 19, 2013, marks its 15th year as a provider of temporary furnished apartment rentals in New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts and Connecticut. (PRWeb June 19, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10847170.htm
    on June 19, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. 7-Eleven Operated 'Modern Day Plantation System,' Feds Claim

    The owners of 7-Eleven franchises in New York and Virginia have been targeted today for creating a "modern day plantation system" in which undocumented workers were furnished with stolen identities and forced to work one hundred hours a week for a fraction of their wages, according to a federal authorities.        
    on June 18, 2013     Source: ABC News

  3. Barlovento model at Talis Park sells prior to completion

    Fox Custom Builders’ fully-furnished, 3,433-square-foot, three-bedroom, three-and-a-half bath Barlovento model in Talis Park’s Brightling neighborhood has sold prior to completion of construction. The sales transaction includes an 18-month lease-back that will allow the residence to remain available for viewing. The designer-decorated model is expected to be completed this month. The fully ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Naples Daily News

Quotes

  1. "These individuals repeatedly and excessively furnished thousands of prescription pills to Anna Nicole Smith, often for no legitimate medical purpose," California Attorney General Edmund G. Brown said in a statement.
    on Mar 12, 2009 By: Jerry Brown Source: ABC News

  2. "Based on credible evidence and advice furnished to me, Mr. Hannah's actions were breaching national security of the country," the national security and immigration minister, Ratu Epeli Ganilau, said in a statement.
    on May 1, 2008 By: Ratu Epeli Ganilau Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "Around 101 pilots of the IAF have applied for grant of premature retirement during the last one year. The broad reasons furnished by the applicants for grant of the premature retirement are supercession, lack of career progression, medical and...
    on Dec 9, 2009 By: AK Antony Source: Economic Times

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