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If you’re like my family, you have a drawer full of masks, but they always seem to be dirty.

Sometimes it’s as simple as opening a drawer to climb up a desk, other times, puzzles involve multiple steps, such as manipulating an elevator to reach an unseen floor, distracting enemies, or luring foes into traps.

The other 15 or so tablespoons in the family’s flatware drawer are plain.

Unlike other articles of clothing, you can’t simply throw a belt in the dirty clothes at the end of the day—and getting them to stay rolled up in a drawer when not in use is nearly impossible.

Look for treasures in roll-top desks, junk drawers, frames and freezers, as well as taped to toilet lids.

I get the bottle while he opens a desk drawer containing two glasses.

And who else would let them gather dust in some drawer for nearly 50 years?

But then I had to go back to earning real money and went to work for ‬Businessweek‪ and put the book in a drawer for a long time.

On the day when he pulled open the drawer to show me the gun, I wonder, what I was thinking?

The gun Don used, he kept in the drawer of his writing table at the window, where he always worked.

"I have a letter somewhere," looking in the machine drawer and finding the letter in the bottom of the workbasket.

The letter was right there at hand in the drawer of the little table upon which Edna had just placed her coffee cup.

Mademoiselle smoothed the letter out, restored it to the envelope, and replaced it in the table drawer.

If the holder has been free from wrong in presenting the check, the bank cannot look to him, but to the drawer for repayment.

She had opened the drawer of her deskthe top right-hand drawerand was fumbling in it.


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On this page you'll find 39 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to drawer, such as: bag, baggage, basket, bin, box, and cabinet.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.