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synonyms for lowboys

  • Yorkshire dresser
  • bureau
  • chest
  • chiffonier
  • chifforobe
  • dresser
  • highboy
  • lowboy
  • tallboy
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How to use lowboys in a sentence

It was in the Queen Anne period that highboys and lowboys made their first appearance.
FURNISHING THE HOME OF GOOD TASTELUCY ABBOT THROOP
They had to hang chairs and tables and highboys and lowboys and such things from her spars, besides having an awful deckload.
THE CORNER HOUSE GIRLS ON A TOURGRACE BROOKS HILL
These, as well as lowboys, continued to be regularly used until well into the last quarter of the eighteenth century.
COLONIAL HOMES AND THEIR FURNISHINGSMARY H. NORTHEND
These came to be designated as "lowboys" in distinction from the chests mounted upon high legs, which were known as "highboys."
COLONIAL HOMES AND THEIR FURNISHINGSMARY H. NORTHEND
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