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Definition of Cabinet

Cabinet

  1. A hut; a cottage; a small house.
  2. A small room, or retired apartment; a closet.
  3. A private room in which consultations are held.
  4. The advisory council of the chief executive officer of a nation; a cabinet council.
  5. A set of drawers or a cupboard intended to contain articles of value. Hence:
  6. A decorative piece of furniture, whether open like an etagere or closed with doors. See Etagere.
  7. Any building or room set apart for the safe keeping and exhibition of works of art, etc.; also, the collection itself.
  8. Suitable for a cabinet; small.
  9. To inclose

Cabinet Quotations

True, some land was bought by a few Cabinet Ministers. They bought the land. No minister, to my knowledge acquired land which was meant for resettlement.
Robert Mugabe

The lips of the wise are as the doors of a cabinet; no sooner are they opened, but treasures are poured out before thee.
Akhenaton

Now, most dentist's chairs go up and down, don't they? The one I was in went back and forwards. I thought 'This is unusual'. And the dentist said to me 'Mr Vine, get out of the filing cabinet.
Tim Vine

I am accordingly ready; I have pressed as many Cabinet papers into trunks as to fill one carriage; our private property must be sacrificed, as it is impossible to procure wagons for its transportation.
Dolley Madison

The rules have changed. True power is held by the person who possesses the largest bookshelf, not gun cabinet or wallet.
Anthony J. D'Angelo
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Cabinet Translations

cabinet in Afrikaans is kas, kabinet
cabinet in Danish is skab
cabinet in Finnish is kaappi
cabinet in French is armoire
cabinet in Italian is armadio
cabinet in Spanish is armario, gabinete