butler's pantry


Definition of butler's pantry

: a service room between kitchen and dining room

Examples of butler's pantry in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The wood and stone kitchen – with a prep island, bar seating and a butler's pantry – adjoins the living area. Lauren Beale, Forbes, 28 Oct. 2021 Rather, it was segmented with the cooking kitchen located in the basement while the butler's pantry and prep area were on the first floor, as was common then. Nancy Ngo, Star Tribune, 21 July 2021 The main living room opens to the oversized dining room and kitchen, which features multiple work areas, two refrigerators and a walk-in butler's pantry. Shacamree Gowdy, Chron, 13 July 2021 Butler's Pantry Prior to being transformed into a butler's pantry, this now-smoky gray space—painted in Farrow & Ball’s Down Pipe—was originally an entry hall. Mary Elizabeth Andriotis, House Beautiful, 9 July 2021 And, to accommodate LaPrade's love for baking, the house has an expansive gourmet kitchen plus a butler's pantry with a wine refrigerator. Nancy Ngo, Star Tribune, 4 June 2021 Polished nickel was the hardware finish of choice in every room except the butler's pantry where brass shines, which sets this small room apart. Joanna Linberg, Southern Living, 20 May 2021 Polished marble—the same stone used on countertops—makes a statement as a slab backsplash in the new butler's pantry. Sally Finder Weepie, Better Homes & Gardens, 7 May 2021 Inside, guests will find custom furnishings, including a large living room, gourmet kitchen, butler's pantry, wine cooler, and more. Elizabeth Rhodes, Travel + Leisure, 7 Apr. 2021

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First Known Use of butler's pantry

1757, in the meaning defined above

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8 Nov 2021

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“Butler's pantry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/butler%27s%20pantry. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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