Translation of "drawer" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /drɔːr/ us /drɑː/

drawer noun (FURNITURE)

A2 [ C ] a box-shaped container, without a top, that is part of a piece of furniture. It slides in and out to open and close and is used for keeping things in.

I keep my socks in the bottom drawer. 我把袜子放在最下面的抽屉里。
He rummaged through his desk drawer trying to find a pen.

More examples

  • You'll find the knives and forks in the left-hand drawer.
  • She pulled out the drawer.
  • He came across some of his old love letters in his wife's drawer.
  • We searched all morning for the missing papers and finally discovered them in a drawer.
  • They discovered a stash of money hidden at the back of a drawer.

drawer noun (CLOTHES)

drawers [ plural ] old-fashioned

→  underpants


(Translation of “drawer” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)