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Definition of Cupboard

Cupboard

  1. A board or shelf for cups and dishes.
  2. A small closet in a room, with shelves to receive cups, dishes, food, etc.; hence, any small closet.
  3. To collect, as into a cupboard; to hoard.

Cupboard Quotations

We've got this gift of love, but love is like a precious plant. You can't just accept it and leave it in the cupboard or just think it's going to get on by itself. You've got to keep watering it. You've got to really look after it and nurture it.
John Lennon

Orange blossom water would make a magical addition to your store cupboard.
Yotam Ottolenghi

The elderly are all someone's flesh and blood and we cannot just shut them in a cupboard and hand over the responsibility for taking care of them to the state.
Simon Callow

Leftovers in their less visible form are called memories. Stored in the refrigerator of the mind and the cupboard of the heart.
Thomas Fuller

I'm not a collector. I don't like the toy cupboard syndrome that causes so many good cars to evaporate.
Rowan Atkinson
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Cupboard Translations

cupboard in Afrikaans is kas
cupboard in Danish is skab
cupboard in Dutch is kast
cupboard in Finnish is kaappi
cupboard in French is balaise, armoire
cupboard in German is Geschirrschrank, Schrank
cupboard in Italian is armadio
cupboard in Latin is armarium
cupboard in Spanish is armario
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