Adjective "Furring" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Furring


    Definition:

    1. the act of lining, trimming, or clothing with fur: Furring this coat will take several weeks.

    2. the fur used: What kind of furring would you like?

    3. the formation of a coating of matter on something, as on the tongue: A heavy furring could mean a high fever.

    4. Building Trades. the attaching of strips of wood or the like (furring strips) to a wall or other surface, as to provide an even support for lath or to provide an air space between the wall and plasterwork. material

    Examples:

    "ups can be furring."