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case goods

plural noun
furniture designed for storage, as cupboards, chests of drawers, or wardrobes.
Origin of case goods
1920-25 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • For the manner in which Hume makes his case good, I must refer to the original.

    Hume T.H. Huxley
  • They have to make their case good from month to month, and from day to day.

    Liberalism and the Social Problem Winston Spencer Churchill
  • Even in that case good manners require the formal bow of recognition upon meeting, which, of itself, encourages no familiarity.

    Our Deportment John H. Young
  • And this having drawn upon him the wrath of Mr. Chaplin, he proceeded at Stockport to make his case good.

    Lord Randolph Churchill Winston Spencer Churchill
  • And in this case good jelly broths, also a little wine and toast in it, and other comforting things, will be necessary.

  • Look here, Meadows; food is the best medicine for his case—good, wholesome food, and plenty of it as soon as he can digest.

    Jack at Sea George Manville Fenn
  • What made John Blaine's younger daughter an especial favorite was that in her case good looks were allied with brains.

    Bought and Paid For Arthur Hornblow

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