furring : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a furlike coating of matter as on the tongue
- n strip used to give a level surface for attaching wallboard
- David Cameron in BBC News
Mr Cameron said higher taxes and regulation were creating a "slow furring up of the arteries of the British economy".
- George Osborne in Times Online
We have accumulated a mass of regulation, bureaucracy and unproductive public services, and all of this has led to a slow furring up of the arteries,Mr Osborne said.