glove compartment

noun
|Updated on: 27 May 2018

Definition of glove compartment

: a small storage cabinet in the dashboard of an automobile

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First Known Use of glove compartment

1916

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glove compartment

Definition of glove compartment for English Language Learners

  • : a small storage area in front of the front seat of a car, truck, etc.


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