Definition of chest of drawers in English:

chest of drawers

Syllabification: chest of drawers


  • A piece of furniture consisting of a set of drawers in a frame, typically used for storing clothes.
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    • Both have extensive wardrobes, chests of drawers and dressing tables.
    • We had already started a fire, cleaned the stone floor and took off large pieces of cloth, which had covered a chest of drawers and a bed frame.
    • It wasn't very big, just enough room for his bed, a wardrobe, a chest of drawers and a desk.

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