furnishing vs trappings what difference

what is difference between furnishing and trappings

English

Pronunciation

Verb

furnishing

  1. present participle of furnish

Noun

furnishing (plural furnishings)

  1. (chiefly in the plural) Furniture, fittings, and other detachable accessories.
  2. (of an animal, in the plural) A portion of longer hair within the coat of a dog, rabbit, etc.

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English

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

From trapping.

Noun

trappings pl (plural only)

  1. Clothing or equipment; that which gives the appearance of something.
    He went through his belongings, gradually shedding the trappings of youth.
  2. Ornamental coverings or harnesses for a horse; caparisons.
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Etymology 2

From trap.

Noun

trappings

  1. plural of trapping

See also

  • trapping

Anagrams

  • strapping

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