redrawer


redrawer

noun

  1. a sliding, lidless, horizontal compartment, as in a piece of furniture, that may be drawn out in order to gain access to it.
  2. drawers, (used with a plural verb) an undergarment, with legs, that covers the lower part of the body.
  3. a person or thing that draws.
  4. Finance. a person who draws an order, draft, or bill of exchange.
  5. Metalworking. a person who operates a drawbench.
  6. a tapster.

noun

  1. a person or thing that draws, esp a draughtsman
  2. a person who draws a chequeSee draw (def. 15)
  3. a person who draws up a commercial paper
  4. archaic a person who draws beer, etc, in a bar
  5. (drɔː) a boxlike container in a chest, table, etc, made for sliding in and out
n.

mid-14c., agent noun from draw (v.). Attested from 1570s in sense of a box that can be “drawn” out of a cabinet.

see top drawer.

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