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  • as inlazy Susan
  • as inelevator

synonyms for dumbwaiter

  • trolley
  • escalator
  • hoist
  • conveyor
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How to use dumbwaiter in a sentence

Puig grew up atop the company’s offices and factory, in a six-story building in the Eixample district where a noisy dumbwaiter carried packages to the street and large tanks of alcohol sat in the basement.
MARIANO PUIG, WHO GREW HIS FAMILY BUSINESS INTO A FASHION POWERHOUSE, DIES AT 93HARRISON SMITHAPRIL 23, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Two or three houses that I have known had a very simple rough dumbwaiter running from the cellar up into a window-seat.
MAKING A FIREPLACEHENRY H. SAYLOR
Shut off from every other means of escape, they remembered the dumbwaiter that ran from the kitchen up to the floors above.
THE YOUNG ENGINEERS IN ARIZONAH. IRVING HANCOCK
The boys would take them off of this dumbwaiter and carry them over on to a little table near the checker stand.
WARREN COMMISSION (3 OF 26): HEARINGS VOL. III (OF 15)THE PRESIDENT'S COMMISSION ON THE ASSASSINATION OF PRESIDENT KENNEDY
For it opened upon what seemed to be just a dumbwaiter shaft.
THE BRADYS' CHINESE CLEWFRANCIS WORCESTER DOUGHTY
All dishes are to be removed quietly, and either placed in a dumbwaiter or given in charge of a maidservant just outside the door.
SOCIAL LIFEMAUD C. COOKE
The lifting rope went around a big wheel, acting like a dumbwaiter in some houses.
THE STORY OF A STUFFED ELEPHANTLAURA LEE HOPE
Mary Rose hadn't the faintest idea of what a dumbwaiter was and it sounded horrible to her.
MARY ROSE OF MIFFLINFRANCES R. STERRETT
At the tradesmen's entrance, where he had gone before to hoist on the dumbwaiter, he entered the building.
THE VOICE ON THE WIREEUSTACE HALE BALL
To the side of the dumbwaiter was a zinc-lined compartment used for drying dishes.
ANTHONY TRENT, MASTER CRIMINALWYNDHAM MARTYN
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO DUMBWAITER

  • conveyor
  • dumbwaiter
  • escalator
  • hoist
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