Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One who furbishes; especially, a sword cutler, who finishes sword blades and similar weapons.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who furbishes; esp., a sword cutler, who finishes sword blades and similar weapons.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who or that which furbishes, or makes bright by rubbing; one who or that which cleans or polishes.

Etymologies

furbish +‎ -er. Compare French fourbisseur. (Wiktionary)

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