airing cupboard

noun

Definition of airing cupboard

British

  1. :  a heated cupboard in which sheets, towels, clothes, etc., are kept warm and dry

Word by Word Definitions

airingplay
  1. :  exposure to air or heat for drying or freshening

    :  exposure to or exercise in the open air especially to promote health or fitness

    :  exposure to public view or notice

cupboardplay
  1. :  a closet with shelves where dishes, utensils, or food is kept

    :  a small closet


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