Noun(1) an ornamental sunken panel in a ceiling or dome(2) a chest especially for storing valuables
(1) This open office uses indirect light in a central coffer to add decoration to the room.(2) These levies, paid by all firms, go into a general coffer administered by the state.(3) In the background is a large lacquered coffer , its side decorated with a flying bird and another perched in a tree.(4) a battered leather coffer sealed with a waxen crest(5) The prince had to order a second coffer of cigarettes, and coffee in small porcelain cups decorated with dying swans.(6) Tellingly, the newspaper doesn't describe the politician's loot as being contained in a coffer , which has a sordid, old politics feel to it.(7) I can only assume an already poor, disorganized party went dipping into the coffer .(8) Other variations might include the integration of a box base used for storage, but despite appearances, box settles are not derivations of a chest or coffer .(9) The idea was to finance the empty coffers of the social security system in that way.(10) Throughout the Middle Ages prevailing opinion held that the might of a nation was determined by the size of its coffers .(11) Households are consolidating debt, domestic demand is slowing and strong export prices are boosting the nation's coffers .(12) It has long been suspected that the cash went straight into the coffers of the Treasury.(13) The front door leads into a rotunda with a domed ceiling decorated with rosettes in the coffers .(14) They searched through the libraries and studies, the walls of houses, chests, drawers, coffers and places where money is stored.(15) Three hundred people sat at round tables of ten under a soaring coffered ceiling of painted wood supported by high Corinthian columns.(16) Two years later, more than half the cash remains in the fund's coffers .
(1) coffer-dam :: kissie-dam
1. strongbox ::
3. caisson ::
Different Formscoffer, coffers
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