Upholstery is defined as the fabric and stuffing used to add padding to furniture, or the business of covering furniture with fabric.
An example of upholstery is the padded seat of a wooden dining chair.
- the fittings and material used in upholstering
- the business or work of an upholsterer
Origin of upholsterysee upholsterer and -ery
- Fabric, stuffing, and other materials used in upholstering.
- The craft, trade, or business of upholstering.