Definitions for cabinˈkæb ɪn

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. cabin(noun)

    small room on a ship or boat where people sleep

  2. cabin(noun)

    a small house built of wood; usually in a wooded area

  3. cabin(verb)

    the enclosed compartment of an aircraft or spacecraft where passengers are carried

  4. cabin(verb)

    confine to a small space, such as a cabin

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. cabin(Noun)

    A small dwelling characteristic of the frontier, especially when built from logs with simple tools and not constructed by professional builders, but by those who meant to live in it.

    Abraham Lincoln was born in a log cabin.

  2. cabin(Noun)

    A chalet or lodge, especially one that can hold large groups of people.

  3. cabin(Noun)

    A compartment on land, usually comprised of logs.

  4. cabin(Noun)

    A private room on a ship.

  5. cabin(Noun)

    The interior of a boat, enclosed to create a small room, particularly for sleeping.

  6. cabin(Noun)

    The passenger area of an airplane.

  7. cabin(Noun)

    a signal box

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Cabin(noun)

    a cottage or small house; a hut

  2. Cabin(noun)

    a small room; an inclosed place

  3. Cabin(noun)

    a room in ship for officers or passengers

  4. Cabin(verb)

    to live in, or as in, a cabin; to lodge

  5. Cabin(verb)

    to confine in, or as in, a cabin

  6. Origin: [OF. caban, fr. W. caban booth, cabin, dim. of cab cot, tent; or fr. F. cabane, cabine, LL. cabanna, perh. from the Celtic.]

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  1. Cabin

    A cabin or berthing is an enclosed space generally on a ship or an aircraft. A cabin which protrudes above the level of a ship's deck may be referred to as a "deckhouse."

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    Rank popularity for the word 'cabin' in Nouns Frequency: #2559


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