Examples of cupboard in a Sentence
the colonial dining room features a double-door corner cupboard for the family's finest china
dishes go in the cupboard next to the sink
Recent Examples of cupboard from the Web
My mother keeps stopping by unannounced and even rifling through my cupboards.
The Tide lost another bushel of stars to the NFL, including O.J. Howard and Jonathan Allen, but as always, their cupboard is plenty full with former blue-chip prospects, including 2015 recruit Da’Shawn Hand.
Because Golden Girls anchors itself around scenes of older women eating cheesecake in the middle of the night, Rose keeps her pills in the kitchen cupboard instead of in her bedroom or bathroom like a normal person.
A three-day absence by Suarez shouldn’t create much of a roster issue, but losing Turner and Barnhart during the same stretch could leave the catching cupboard bare.
Now, with the cupboard still full and Allen talking about breaking into the top 30 nationally in total defense, Indiana’s secondary loads up for a potentially defining 2017.
The house, whose patent consisted of 68 individual inventions, also included a cupboard in which dirty dishes, set on mesh shelves, were washed and dried in situ.
When in doubt (or when the cupboards are bare), go with boozy desserts.
Take a break from fried foods and prepared desserts, and get the chips, crackers, and sugary cereals out of the cupboard.
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First Known Use of cupboard
CUPBOARD Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of cupboard for English Language Learners
: a piece of furniture used for storage that has doors and contains shelves
: a small room with shelves where you keep cups, dishes, or food
: a small room where things are stored
CUPBOARD Defined for Kids
Definition of cupboard for Students
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