Definitions for cabinetˈkæb ə nɪt, ˈkæb nɪt

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(5.00 / 1 vote)

  1. cabinet(noun)

    a piece of furniture resembling a cupboard with doors and shelves and drawers; for storage or display

  2. cabinet(noun)

    persons appointed by a head of state to head executive departments of government and act as official advisers

  3. cabinet, locker, storage locker(noun)

    a storage compartment for clothes and valuables; usually it has a lock

  4. cabinet, console(noun)

    housing for electronic instruments, as radio or television

WiktionaryRate this definition:(5.00 / 1 vote)

  1. cabinet(Noun)

    A storage closet either separate from, or built into, a wall.

  2. cabinet(Noun)

    A size of photograph, specifically one measuring 3u215E" by 5u00BD".

  3. cabinet(Noun)

    A group of advisors to a government or business entity.

  4. cabinet(Noun)

    In parliamentary and some other systems of government, the group of ministers responsible for creating government policy and for overseeing the departments comprising the executive branch.

  5. cabinet(Noun)

    A small chamber or private room.

  6. cabinet(Noun)

    (often capitalized) a collection of art or ethnographic objects

  7. cabinet(Noun)

    milkshake

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(5.00 / 1 vote)

  1. Cabinet(noun)

    a hut; a cottage; a small house

  2. Cabinet(noun)

    a small room, or retired apartment; a closet

  3. Cabinet(noun)

    a private room in which consultations are held

  4. Cabinet(noun)

    the advisory council of the chief executive officer of a nation; a cabinet council

  5. Cabinet(noun)

    a set of drawers or a cupboard intended to contain articles of value. Hence:

  6. Cabinet(noun)

    a decorative piece of furniture, whether open like an etagere or closed with doors. See Etagere

  7. Cabinet(noun)

    any building or room set apart for the safe keeping and exhibition of works of art, etc.; also, the collection itself

  8. Cabinet(adj)

    suitable for a cabinet; small

  9. Cabinet(verb)

    to inclose

  10. Origin: [F., dim. of cabine or cabane. See Cabin, n.]

FreebaseRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Cabinet

    A cabinet is a group of high-ranking government officials, typically representing the executive branch. In some countries, the cabinet is named "Council of Ministers".

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'cabinet' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1568

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'cabinet' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3069

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'cabinet' in Nouns Frequency: #679


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