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bottom drawer

[drawr] /drɔr/
noun, British
1.
any drawer used for a hope chest.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90
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British Dictionary definitions for bottom-drawer

bottom drawer

noun
1.
(Brit) a young woman's collection of clothes, linen, cutlery, etc, in anticipation of marriage US and Canadian equivalent hope chest
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