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Definition of Cabin

Cabin

  1. A cottage or small house; a hut.
  2. A small room; an inclosed place.
  3. A room in ship for officers or passengers.
  4. To live in, or as in, a cabin; to lodge.
  5. To confine in, or as in, a cabin.

Cabin Quotations

I've heard 'Uncle Tom's Cabin' read, and I tell you Mrs. Stowe's pen hasn't begun to paint what slavery is as I have seen it at the far South. I've seen de real thing, and I don't want to see it on no stage or in no theater.
Harriet Tubman

If you look at the Earth without architecture, it's sometimes a little bit unpleasant. So there is this basic human need to do shelter in the broadest sense of the word, whether it's a movie theater or a simple log cabin in the mountains. This is the core of architecture: To provide a space for human beings.
Peter Zumthor

When 'Ice Ice Baby' was selling a million records a day, I bought several properties: a home next to Michael J. Fox in L.A., a palace in Miami and a mountain cabin in Utah. Then, a few years later, I took a break from touring, saw that my properties had cobwebs, so I sold them, and - to my surprise - I made a huge profit!
Vanilla Ice

I did not wish to take a cabin passage, but rather to go before the mast and on the deck of the world, for there I could best see the moonlight amid the mountains. I do not wish to go below now.
Henry David Thoreau

There is hardly a pioneer's hut which does not contain a few odd volumes of Shakespeare. I remember reading the feudal drama of Henry V for the first time in a log cabin.
Alexis de Tocqueville
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Cabin Translations

cabin in Danish is kahyt, hytte
cabin in Dutch is stulp, hut
cabin in Italian is cabina, cabina, capanna
cabin in Norwegian is lugar, hytt, hytte, kahytt
cabin in Portuguese is camarote, cabine, cabana
cabin in Swedish is hytt, koja, kajuta
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