furrier definition by Webster's New World
- a dealer in furs
- a person who processes furs or makes, repairs, alters, etc. fur garments
Origin: Middle English furrere
furrier definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- One that deals in furs.
- One whose occupation is the dressing, designing, cleaning, or repairing of furs.
Origin: Alteration (influenced by clothier) of Middle English furrer, from Anglo-Norman furrere, from Old French forrer, to line with fur; see fur.
Variant of furry
- furriness noun