- a dealer in furs
- a person who processes furs or makes, repairs, alters, etc. fur garments
Origin of furrierMiddle English furrere
- One that deals in furs.
- One whose occupation is the dressing, designing, cleaning, or repairing of furs.
Origin of furrierAlteration (influenced by clothier ) of Middle English furrer from Anglo-Norman furrere from Old French forrer to line with fur ; see fur .
- A person who sells, makes, repairs, alters, cleans, or otherwise deals in clothing made of fur.
From Anglo-Norman, from Old French forreor, from fourrer (“to line or trim with fur”)