noun. ['ˈdrɔr'] a boxlike container in a piece of furniture; made so as to slide in and out.
- chest of drawers
- storage space
- let go of
Words that Rhyme with Drawer
How to spell drawer? Is it drower? Or dreamware? Common misspellings are:
Example sentences of the word drawer
1. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Assign one employee to each cash register drawer instead of allowing multiple employees to use one drawer.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Put this bundle into a dark drawer and allow the soap to remain for at least one week.
Quotes containing the word drawer
1. It's so curious: one can resist tears and 'behave' very well in the hardest hours of grief. But then someone makes you a friendly sign behind a window, or one notices that a flower that was in bud only yesterday has suddenly blossomed, or a letter slips from a drawer... and everything collapses.
2. You must keep sending work out; you must never let a manuscript do nothing but eat its head off in a drawer. You send that work out again and again, while you're working on another one. If you have talent, you will receive some measure of success - but only if you persist.
- Isaac Asimov
3. It's good to let God pick a man for you. We don't do so well when we pick them ourselves. They end up lipsticks in a drawer, all those wrong colors you thought looked so good in the package.
- Deb Caletti, The Queen of Everything
noun. ['ˈdrɔr'] the person who writes a check or draft instructing the drawee to pay someone else.
- money dealer
noun. ['ˈdrɔr'] an artist skilled at drawing.
- creative person
- pavement artist