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He stood his lamp on the tallboy next to the silver brushes and went across to the bathroom that the footman had pointed out to him. THE WHITE DOVE (2001)Taking her navy blue suit down from the rail, she spread it across the chaise longue before opening the drawer of the tallboy. FINAL RESORT (2001)The modern furniture was white; my wardrobe and tallboy, inherited from my father, stood in my dressing-room next door. ABSOLUTE TRUTHS (2001)
The flame from the candle on the tallboy gilded the muscles of his back, then he turned and picked up the candlestick. DEVIL'S BRIDE (2001)
极少使用。在柯林斯辞典中， tallboy 属于使用频率排在后 50% 的词语之一。
tallboy 的定义—— 柯林斯 英语词典
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