wardrobe trunk

ward·robe trunk
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [wawr-drohb truhngk]
    • /ˈwɔr droʊb trʌŋk/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [wawr-drohb truhngk]
    • /ˈwɔr droʊb trʌŋk/

Definitions of wardrobe trunk words

  • noun wardrobe trunk a large, upright trunk, usually with space on one side for hanging clothes and drawers or compartments on the other for small articles, shoes, etc. 1
  • noun wardrobe trunk a large upright rectangular travelling case, usually opening longitudinally, with one side having a hanging rail, the other having drawers or compartments 0
  • noun wardrobe trunk a large trunk for carrying clothing, etc. and, when standing upright, for hanging suits, dresses, etc. 0

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Origin of wardrobe trunk

First appearance:

before 1885
One of the 21% newest English words
An Americanism dating back to 1885-90

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wardrobe trunk popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 5% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
According to our data most of word are more popular. This word is almost not used. It has a much more popular synonym.

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