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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

I'm just totally into being strong. There's something about wanting to get a jar or whatever out of a high cupboard, or moving a sofa over because my dog's bone rolled under it, and not having to call anyone for help. There's comfort in that.
Maggie Q

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

What we've learned is that if you can make the right decision in the supermarket aisle, it's a heck of a lot easier to make a good decision when you reach in your cupboard when you're craving a snack at eight o'clock at night.
Tom Rath

There are two types of people in this world: one who opens a packet of biscuits, has one and puts the rest back in the cupboard, and one who eats the whole packet in one go.
Jo Brand
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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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