In that relationship, the lower-class king of his dingy domain is enthroned atop a commode and uses a toilet brush as a scepter.
A candle was burning behind the headboard on a table, and another on a commode near the door.
Again the old woman began to bustle about, and to open the drawers of her commode.
The commode is decorated with gilt ornaments worth a thousand pistoles.
The imperial N may be seen on the corners of the console tables and on the commode.
They have come, and are waiting for you; everything's all right except one commode that they want changed.
In a drawer of this commode yellow soap and a comb and brush.
The drawers of her commode stood open, giving glimpses of dainty trifles, which she was tying up with bright ribbons.
She caught sight of herself in an old mirror, which stood upon a commode.
Now, I flushed the torn bits and the half-burned thing down the commode.
1786, "chest of drawers," earlier (1680s) name of a type of fashionable ladies' headdress, from French commode, noun use of adjective meaning "convenient, suitable," from Latin commodus "proper, fit, appropriate, convenient, satisfactory," from com-, intensive prefix (see com-), + modus "measure, manner" (see mode (n.1)). Meaning "chair housing a chamber pot" first attested 1851 from notion of "convenience."