Synonyms for bookcase

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Get that old French dictionary out of the bookcase downstairs, will you?

She looked at the bookcase lovingly, as if she was saying farewell to the past.

At that moment Blaine stepped from behind the bookcase and confronted him.

He had returned to the armchair in the shadow of the bookcase.

We'll read to you, too, the whole Bible, and all the books in the bookcase beside!

Suggested by a copy of his poems in a West Highland bookcase.

He had returned to the arm-chair in the shadow of the bookcase.

He noticed her eyeing the book, and got up to put it back in the bookcase.

Fronting the bookcase was the biggest table that Cassy had ever seen.

She went to a bookcase, knelt down, and scanned the titles of the books.

WORD ORIGIN

1726, from book (n.) + case (n.2). An Old English word for this was bocfodder.

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nounhousehold property
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