Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples
IPA transcription: [əp'oʊlstɚi]
meaning of the word
the craft of upholstering
covering (padding and springs and webbing and fabric) on a piece of furniture
The neck of the funnel, being more often walked upon than the rest of the dwelling, is therefore provided with a thicker upholstery.
English furniture, wall-papers, carpets, curtains, cutlery, garments, upholstery, ranged from the tolerable to the hideous, and were inferior to the manufactures of France and Germany.