Definition of armoire
: a usually tall cupboard or wardrobe
Recent Examples of armoire from the Web
In the bedroom, Pate's jewelry collection is displayed on hooks on an armoire and a vanity.
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Origin and Etymology of armoire
Middle French, from Old French armaire, from Latin armarium, from arma
First Known Use: 1571
ARMOIRE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of armoire for English Language Learners
: a tall piece of furniture that usually has two doors and that is used to store things (such as clothes)
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