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highboy definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: a tall chest of drawers divided into two sections and supported on four legs [syn: highboy, tallboy]

Merriam Webster's

noun Date: 1891 a tall chest of drawers with a legged base

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. US a tall chest of drawers on legs.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Highboy High"boy`, n. 1. One who lives high; also, in politics, a highflyer. 2. A kind of set of drawers. [U. S.] ``Mahogany highboys glittering with brass handles.'' --K. L. Bates.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Tallboy Tall"boy`, n. 1. A kind of long-stemmed wineglass or cup. 2. A piece of household furniture common in the eighteenth century, usually in two separate parts, with larger drawers above and smaller ones below and raised on legs fifteen inches or more in height; -- called also highboy. 3. A long sheet-metal pipe for a chimney top.



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