Toilette vs Commode - What's the difference?

toilette | commode |


As a verb toilette

is .

As a proper noun commode is

commodus.

toilette

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (archaic) A dressing table, typically covered to the floor with cloth (originally, toile) and lace, on which stood a mirror, which might also be draped in lace.
  • ----

    commode

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia commode) (en noun)
  • A low chest of drawers on short legs.
  • A stand for a washbowl and jug.
  • A chair containing a chamber pot.
  • (euphemistic) A toilet.
  • (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.