Definitions for cabinˈkæb ɪn
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a small house or cottage, usu. of simple design and construction:
a log cabin.
an enclosed space for more or less temporary occupancy, as the living quarters in a trailer or the passenger space in a cable car.
the enclosed space for the pilot, cargo, or esp. passengers in an air or space vehicle.
Category: Aeronautics, Aerospace
an apartment or room in a ship, as for passengers.
Category: Nautical, Navy
Ref: cabin class.
(adv.)in cabin-class accommodations:
to travel cabin.
(v.i.)to live in a cabin.
Origin of cabin:
1325–75; ME cabane < MF < OPr cabana < LL capanna
small room on a ship or boat where people sleep
a small house built of wood; usually in a wooded area
the enclosed compartment of an aircraft or spacecraft where passengers are carried
confine to a small space, such as a cabin
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
a small simple house in the countryside
a log cabin
the area where passengers sit in a plane
***passengers entering the cabin
a small room for sleeping on a ship
***a cabin on the lower deck
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.
A chalet or lodge, especially one that can hold large groups of people.
A compartment on land, usually comprised of logs.
A private room on a ship.
The interior of a boat, enclosed to create a small room, particularly for sleeping.
The passenger area of an airplane.
a signal box
a cottage or small house; a hut
a small room; an inclosed place
a room in ship for officers or passengers
to live in, or as in, a cabin; to lodge
to confine in, or as in, a cabin
Translations for cabin
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a small house or hut (made eg of logs)
a log cabin.
- cabanaPortuguese (BR)
- srub, chataCzech
- das HäuschenGerman
- کلبه؛ آلونکFarsi
- koliba, brvnaraCroatian
- capanna, baraccaItalian
- کلبه؛ آلونکPersian
- کوچنی کور چی په ساده دول جور شوی ویPashto
- zrub, chataSlovak
- stuga, kojaSwedish
- 小屋Chinese (Trad.)
- لکڑی کا بنا ہوا ایک چھوٹا سا گھر یا جھونپڑاUrdu
- nhà gỗ nhỏVietnamese
- 小屋Chinese (Simp.)
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