Tossing the brush on the dresser, she turned away from the mirror.
There were clothes in the dresser, not quite her size but not too far off.
Struck by the thought, she checked the dresser for clothing.
Going to the dresser, he pulled out some clothing.
Martha glanced over to the dresser and Dean's unused hairbrush.
Pushing the door open with his foot, he dropped the contents of his arms on the bed and opened the dresser drawers.
His very first, remotest recollections of childhood came back to Prince Andrew's mind when the dresser with sleeves rolled up began hastily to undo the buttons of his clothes and undressed him.
Snapping it open, she pulled out a dresser drawer and began tossing things in.
The room contained a single bed, small dresser and chair.
Hating himself for it, he walked directly to the dresser and drank the entire contents of the large carafe of blood he found there.
As they were leaving the room, Jackson stopped at his dresser and retrieved the ring from the top drawer.
The dresser contained neatly folded boxers and T-shirts but nothing else.
He looked at his wrist, but then remembered the watch was on the dresser in the motel room.
There was enough room in the closets and dresser to keep it all available – which came in handy with the weather changes.
She had forgotten her cell phone on the dresser again.
She jerked her dresser drawer open and grabbed an armload of clothes.
She giggled and turned to the dresser, closing the jewelry box lid.
In the language of the theatre the "dresser" is the person who looks after the actor's wardrobe and assists him in the changing of his costumes.
Moving from the wardrobe to the dresser drew her attention to the carpet again.
His eyes fell to a toaster on the dresser with two socks resting beside it, as if waiting for their turn to warm her feet in the morning.
It resembled a studio apartment with a real bed and dresser, a restroom cordoned off by opaque curtains in one corner, a small study where he kept his war docs, a kitchenette, rugs, and a small living area.
She bounced to her feet and searched the dresser she'd already searched earlier.
She shrugged out of the rucksack and opened the drawers of her dresser, dumping their contents onto the floor.
He paused only briefly at the dresser with his hands on the drawer.
Thus in La Petite Fadette, by the happy device of making the hemp dresser the narrator, she speaks (to quote Sainte-Beuve) as though she had on her right the unlettered rustic and on her left a member of the Academie, and made herself the interpreter between the two.
When nineteen he became the pupil of a doctor in Shrewsbury, also acting as dresser in the infirmary there.
In 1870 Anton Fritsch completed his Naturgeschichte der Vogel Europas (8vo, with atlas in folio); and in 1871 Messrs Sharpe and Dresser began the publication of their Birds of Europe, which was completed by the latter in 1879 (8 vols.
His father, Jonas Priestley, a woollen-cloth dresser of moderate means, was the son of a member of the Established Church, but both he and his wife, the only daughter of a farmer named Swift, were Nonconformists.
After working as a vine-dresser and then as a goldsmith he became a travelling doctor, and displayed great skill in disputations on medical subjects; but his controversial power soon found a wider field for its exercise in the great theological question of the time.
Dresser, to set out, arrange, formed from Lat.
For the printer's use of "dresser" see Typography.
Dresser, as a companion volume to his monograph on the Meropidae.
It is a popular disquisition on the heroes of the Trojan War in the form of a conversation between a Thracian vine-dresser on the shore of the Hellespont and a Phoenician merchant who derives his knowledge from the hero Protesilaus, Palamedes is exalted at the expense of Odysseus, and Homer's unfairness to him is attacked.
These plates are then placed horizontally by the dresser on a vertical iron "stand," and cut with a sharp knife into slates of various sizes suitable for the market.
"All right, immediately," he replied to a dresser who pointed Prince Andrew out to him, and he told them to carry him into the tent.
Prince Andrew was carried in and laid on a table that had only just been cleared and which a dresser was washing down.
He grabbed a few things from a dresser drawer.