pier glass


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pier glass

n.
A tall mirror, especially one placed between windows.

pier glass

n
(Furniture) a tall narrow mirror, usually one of a pair or set, designed to hang on the wall between windows, usually above a pier table

pier′ glass`


n.
a tall, often full-length mirror intended to be set between windows.
[1695–1705]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pier glass - a large mirror between two windowspier glass - a large mirror between two windows  
mirror - polished surface that forms images by reflecting light
References in classic literature ?
She could not believe the evidence of her hand, and went up to the pier glass to see whether she really had done her hair.
Natasha stepped back to look at herself in the pier glass.
Afterwards she passed into her own room, and stood looking at herself in the pier glass.