American English

Definition of drawer noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    jump to other results
  1. 1
    a part of a piece of furniture such as a desk, used for keeping things in. It is shaped like a box and has a handle on the front for pulling it out. in the top/middle/bottom drawer of the desk the kitchen drawer (= the one in the kitchen) see also chest of drawers, top drawer
  2. 2
    (formal) a person who writes a check a check bearing the signature of the drawer
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: drawer