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étagère

noun éta·gère \ˌā-ˌtä-ˈzher, -tə-\

Definition of étagère

  1. :  a piece of furniture consisting of a set of open shelves for displaying small objects and sometimes having an enclosed cabinet as a base



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Variants of étagère

or eta·gere play \ˌā-ˌtä-ˈzher, -tə-\

Origin of étagère

French, from Middle French estagiere, from estage floor of a building, station, from Old French — more at stage


First Known Use: 1840

Rhymes with étagère


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