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synonyms for escritoire

  • davenport
  • secretary
  • writing table
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How to use escritoire in a sentence

At one side of the room stood an escritoire, and from a lower drawer therein he took out a small box tightly nailed down.
THE WELL-BELOVEDTHOMAS HARDY
He kept them in an escritoire he had brought from Spain, but there were always a few of them lying about in his sitting-room.
SONG OF THE LARKWILLA CATHER
Oliver found him seated at his escritoire, with books and papers spread out before him.
A MODERN ALADDINHOWARD PYLE
He tore open the escritoire, and feeling blindly within it, found the key of the chest.
A MODERN ALADDINHOWARD PYLE
There are correspondences within this escritoire, worth all the wisdom of all the ministers of earth.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 58, NUMBER 358, AUGUST 1845VARIOUS
While he was speaking he had taken a bunch of keys from a secret compartment of the escritoire.
A MODERN ALADDINHOWARD PYLE
It held finally on an escritoire over in the far corner at her right.
THE WHITE MOLLFRANK L. PACKARD
She got up and crossed the room, and from a drawer in an escritoire took out a small photograph, which she passed to Andrews.
THE TIGRESSANNE WARNER
Ludgate thrust the unread accounts into his escritoire, and thought no more of the matter.
TALES AND NOVELS, VOLUME 2 (OF 10)MARIA EDGEWORTH
The signing over, Joanna kept Major Walters by the escritoire and chatted in a lively manner.
THE BELOVD VAGABONDWILLIAM J. LOCKE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO ESCRITOIRE

  • case
  • chiffonier
  • closet
  • commode
  • container
  • depository
  • dresser
  • escritoire
  • locker
  • repository
  • wardrobe
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.