commode

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French commode.

Noun[edit]

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commode (plural commodes)

  1. A low chest of drawers on short legs.
  2. A stand for a washbowl and jug.
  3. A chair containing a chamber pot.
  4. (euphemistic) A toilet.
  5. (historical) A kind of woman's headdress, raising the hair and fore part of the cap to a great height.
    • Granville
      Or under high commodes, with looks erect.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin commodus.

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Adjective[edit]

commode (masculine and feminine, plural commodes)

  1. convenient (of or pertaining to convenience; simple; easy; expedient)

Noun[edit]

commode f (plural commodes)

  1. chest of drawers, commode

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Interlingua[edit]

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commode

  1. comfortable

Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French commode.

Noun[edit]

commode f (plural commodes)

  1. tallboy

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

commode

  1. vocative masculine singular of commodus

Adverb[edit]

commodē (comparative commodius, superlative commodissimē)

  1. conveniently
  2. aptly, suitably