file cabinet

noun

US
: a piece of furniture that is used for storing documents so that they can be found easily

Examples of file cabinet in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web If your home office is tight on space, check out this compact file cabinet that’s 50 percent off. Toni Sutton, Peoplemag, 24 Nov. 2023 A week later each pair of kids was left unsupervised in a room that held a variety of toys, games and a file cabinet. Gretchen Cuda Kroen, cleveland, 18 July 2023 The Rivers archive includes a file cabinet containing over 65,000 original jokes, spanning from the start of her career. Marianne Garvey, CNN, 9 June 2023 In February 2020, 53 years later, he was tracked down and notified that his wallet had been found behind a file cabinet in Antarctica. Diane Bell, San Diego Union-Tribune, 30 Mar. 2023

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“File cabinet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/file%20cabinet. Accessed 1 Mar. 2024.

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