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glove compartment

noun

Simple Definition of glove compartment

  • : a small storage area in front of the front seat of a car, truck, etc.

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of glove compartment

  1. :  a small storage cabinet in the dashboard of an automobile

1939

First Known Use of glove compartment

1939

Rhymes with glove compartment


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