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noun as in chest of drawers

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While these small Bluetooth speakers look like similar cylinders, stuffed burritos if that’s more your thing than tallboy beverages, the Flip 6 is a slightly weightier portable speaker than its predecessor, both physically and sonically.

More often than not, these spots were decorated with tallboy Twisted Teas and Bud Lights.

There was no fireplace and no coal-scuttle, so I took off my right boot and put it in the bottom drawer of the tallboy instead.

Facing the window and the sunshine was a facsimile of the tallboy chest which I had coveted so fiercely two hours before.

But next morning, when they were dressing, what does the stranger do but carefully hang his breeches on the knobs of the tallboy!

The tallboy chest was standing alone in its dignity at the top of the broad staircase.

Something more nearly approaching the genuine "tallboy" is shown in the coloured frontispiece.


On this page you'll find 9 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to tallboy, such as: bureau, chest, chiffonier, chifforobe, dresser, and highboy.

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