case goods

plural noun

Definition of case goods

1 : furniture (such as bureaus or bookcases) that provides interior storage space also : dining-room and bedroom furniture sold as sets
2 : products often sold by the case

Examples of case goods in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The series includes outdoor furniture, lighting, and case goods that exude classic midcentury good looks while feeling utterly contemporary. Anna Fixsen, ELLE Decor, 25 Mar. 2021 Those pieces include a reissue of McCobb’s 1951 Pavilion outdoor collection, his Exposior lighting series of the same year, and Connoisseur, a svelte case goods line from 1954. Anna Fixsen, ELLE Decor, 25 Mar. 2021 Jim Axelrod: Nobody knows the case better than you. CBS News, 19 Oct. 2019 Try interesting shapes when choosing case goods, lighting, and accessories. Sophia Vassiliou, Houston Chronicle, 24 Aug. 2019 The company has expanded to encompass luxury case goods, lighting and decorative arts as well as furniture, textile and carpet lines by Natasha Baradaran, Jean-Louis Deniot, Kimberly Denman, Philip Nimmo, Peggy Platner, Erik Lindström and others. Kelly Vencill Sanchez,, 10 June 2019 Cristina Button, director of case goods for Ashley HomeStores, says that the company watched the market closely before committing to the launch of Mane & Mason. Laura Fenton, Curbed, 21 Nov. 2018 No case better demonstrates this kind of hybrid crime than that of the Silk Road drugs marketplace, where transactions were carried out on the dark web and goods sent by mail. Simon R. Gardner, The Atlantic, 4 May 2018 Apartment Therapy reports that each will showcase upholstered and case goods, plus a multifunctional kitchen island and dog bed. Kelsey Kloss, ELLE Decor, 10 May 2016

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First Known Use of case goods

1849, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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“Case goods.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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