drawers drawers  /d ˈrɔrz/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) underpants worn by men
  2. (n) underpants worn by women

Usage(s):

  1. The suspicious customer should examine the drawers of wooden pieces.
  2. It's the kind of news that's been known to cause shortness of breath, sudden cardiac arrest, revolvers pulled from bedside drawers.
  3. Microwave Drawer Unsightly appliances are a thing of the past, thanks to the current trend of hiding them in drawers.

News

  1. Man sentenced to 11 years in prison on robbery conviction

    A Kettering man was sentenced today to 11 years in prison on three counts of robbery. Mathew Madden, 55, as arrested at a dead end on Park Drive in Dayton after he used a gun to rob a WesBanco Bank branch on South Smithville Road on Dec. 20, 2012, according to reports. He pointed a gun at the tellers and made them lay on the ground while he emptied the tellers’ cash drawers. He unknowingly took ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: WHIO-TV 7 Dayton

  2. The C.G. Collection

    The Acclaim vanity from the C.G. Collection features a variety of storage drawers, ideal for stowing away personal care products. Available in six sizes, the unit features classic features, including tapered legs, a countertop with backsplash, a square sink and brushed metal hardware.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Kitchen and Bath Business

  3. Review finds lax oversight at garages

    LAWRENCE -- The city's parking lots and garages are monitored by attendants whose cash-only collections are not verified, overseen by administrators who let the cash sit in drawers for weeks and secured only by obsolete surveillance cameras installed
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Eagle-Tribune

Quotes

  1. "I didn't realise I saved so much stuff, 'cos I never really look at it, I was just sort of stuffing stuff in drawers," Burton said. "Ron and Jenny kind of did an archaeological dig ...... They found my original rejection slips from Disney. I...
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Tim Burton Source: ABC Online

  2. "I have drawers full of children's paintings -- I have 14 children," said Farrow. "They are full of suns and stars and stick people smiling. These are very different drawings. I'm looking at a head being shot off, I'm looking at attack...
    on Aug 17, 2007 By: Mia Farrow Source: Reuters South Africa

  3. "We're watching out for him. We are alert," said Suggs, who talked about the Ward's cheap shots on Jarret Johnson, Ed Reed and Bart Scott. "If there is a guy loose pulling people's drawers down in the neighborhood, you're going to be alert...
    on Oct 22, 2008 By: Terrell Suggs Source: Baltimore Sun

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