chiffonier

noun
chif·​fo·​nier | \ ˌshi-fə-ˈnir How to pronounce chiffonier (audio) \

Definition of chiffonier

: a high narrow chest of drawers

First Known Use of chiffonier

1765, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for chiffonier

French chiffonnier, from chiffon

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“Chiffonier.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chiffonier. Accessed 19 January 2020.

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