from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Chiefly Southern U.S. A tall piece of furniture typically having drawers on one side and space for hanging clothes on the other.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A piece of furniture consisting of a wardrobe combined with a chest of drawers
chiffo(nier) + (ward)robe.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)