bottom drawer

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bottom drawer

A young woman's collection of household items to use in her home after marriage. Primarily heard in UK. Sarah collected linens and sheets for her bottom drawer in anticipation of her new life as a married woman.
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somebody's bottom drawer

the things a young woman collects to use in her home after she is married I've given her some silver cutlery for her bottom drawer.
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