To furnish for service, or against a need or exigency; to fit out; to supply with whatever is necessary to efficient action in any way; to provide with arms or an armament, stores, munitions, rigging, etc.; -- said esp. of ships and of troops.
- To supply with necessities such as tools or provisions.
- To furnish with the qualities necessary for performance: an education that will equip you to handle such problems. See Synonyms at furnish.
- To dress up.