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cupboard

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of cupboard

  1. 1 a built-in space for storage behind a door <the colonial dining room features a double-door corner cupboard for the family's finest china> Synonyms cuddy, closet, pantry, pressRelated Words ambry [chiefly British dialect], buttery [chiefly dialect], larder, spence [chiefly British dialect]; cloakroom, coatroom, garderobe, vestiary, wardrobe

  2. 2 a storage case typically having doors and shelves <dishes go in the cupboard next to the sink> Synonyms buffet, closet, console, cabinet, hutch, locker, press, sideboardRelated Words bookcase, breakfront, chest, china closet, credence, credenza, étagère (or etagere), secretary, showcase, taboret (or tabouret), vitrine; cuddy, dresser, pie safe; armoire, clothespress, garderobe, wardrobe; cabinetry, shelving





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