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attire, apparel, habit; robe, gown, drape,

furniture, n. 1. home or house furnishings, house fittings, household goods; movables, movable articles; bric-a-brac; belongings, effects, chattels, SI. stuff.
2. equipment, apparatus, gear, paraphernalia, accouterments, appurtenances, appointments, furnishings; fixtures, fittings, habiliments,
Inf. things; tools, contrivances, machinery; implements, appliances, utensils, conveniences; outfit, out-fittings, turnout, rig; supplies, material, wherewithal; caparison, trappings, tack, tackle, harness, rigging; All Mil. arms, armaments, munitions, materiel,

furor, n. 1. outburst, temper, tantrum, fit, convulsion, paroxysm; passion, flush, lust, intensity; transport, ecstasy, raptus, rapture; zeal, fervor, fervency, ardor, fire; verve, gusto, enthusiasm, abandon, dan.
2. mania, craze, rage, obsession, fad,
SI. bug; latest thing, latest word, Fr. dernier cri, SI. the thing, SI. the go.
3. fury, rage, madness, frenzy, fever; insanity, lunacy, raving, hysteria, delirium.
4.
commotion, tumult, rush, turbulence, turmoil, tempest; hurly-burly, brouhaha, hubbub, ado, to-do.

furrow, n. 1. groove, rut, trench, ditch, fosse; hollow, cut, track; channel, dike, gutter, trough, canal; sulcation, flute, rib, ridge; line, seam, pucker, fold; score, scratch, gash, streak.
2. wrinkle, crow's-foot, crease, contraction, rimple, rumple, crinkle.
-v. 3. plow, harrow, turn up, entrench; rib, ridge, flute, corrugate; groove, channel, cut, hollow; grave, engrave, incise, chisel, etch, carve.
4.
wrinkle, crinkle, rumple, rimple; crease, crumple, pucker, knit.

furrowed, adj. 1. plowed, harrowed, grooved; fluted, ribbed, striated, corrugated; sulcate, channeled, rutted, vermiculate; caniculate, canaliculate, bisul-cous, trisulcate.
2. wrinkled, creased, rumpled, rimpled, crinkled, knitted.

further, adv. 1. farther, at a greater distance, yonder, at a far remove, farther off or away, far off; afar, abroad, away, far and away, beyond range, over the hills and far away, out of range.
2. to a greater extent, to a greater degree, more, any more, longer, any longer.
3. moreover, in addition, additionally, besides, what's more; furthermore, also, too, likewise, and so, to boot, withal; then, again, then again, at the same time, by the same token, yet; on top of, over and above, beyond,
Fr. au reste, Fr. en plus; together with, along with, in conjunction with, conjointly, as well as. -adj. 4. farther, more remote, remoter, more distant; yonder, yon, thither, ulterior.
5. more extended, longer, more protracted, going beyond, to a greater length.
6. additional, more, extra, supplementary, supplemental; new, afresh, another, other; auxiliary, spare, accessory.
-v. 7. promote, advance, forward, contribute to; foment, nourish, urge, push; aid, assist, abet, help lend a hand; back, support, second, patronize; favor, smile on, oblige, countenance,

furtherance, n. promotion, elevation, preferment; boosting, boost, lifting, lift, uplift; advancement, aggrandizement, augmentation; support, patronage, help, backing; aid, assistance, succor, hand; advocacy, championship, defense; favor, interest, countenance,

furthermore, adv. moreover, in addition, besides. See - further (def. 3).

furthest, adj. 1. remotest, farthest, furthermost, most distant; outmost, ultimate, uttermost, extreme.

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Both of these words describe substances that cause injury, illness, or death when they get into your body.

The difference is that poison gets into your body if you inhale it (breathe it in), ingest it (eat or drink), or touch it. Venom gets into your body if it is injected in, such as through a bite or a sting.

Certain snakes are venomous, because they bite you and inject their venom (although many native English speakers say "poisonous snake"). Scorpions and some spiders are also venomous, because they bite or sting you. There are plants and frogs that are poisonous - you will get sick if you touch them or eat them.

Sometimes people use poison to kill other people - by secretly putting it into their food or drink. When this happens, we say the victim was poisoned.

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