kitchen cabinet

noun

Definition of kitchen cabinet

1 : an informal group of advisers to one in a position of power (such as the head of a government)
2 : a cupboard with drawers and shelves for use in a kitchen

Examples of kitchen cabinet in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web When selecting a kitchen cabinet color, consider the amount of sunlight your space gets—and investigate the durability, materials, and manufacturer to determine if the quality will persist over the years. Adrienne Jordan, House Beautiful, "Five Things Not to Overlook When Selecting Kitchen Cabinet Colors," 14 Apr. 2021 Inside and outside the building, a hurricane-proof concrete lasagna of laboratories, shallow, burbling tanks support up to 50,000 coral babies growing cement plugs the size of kitchen cabinet knobs. Adam Erace, Fortune, "Human intervention has been killing the Florida reef. But now human intervention is necessary to save it," 24 Apr. 2021 As with so many elements of your home, kitchen cabinet color offers an array of options. Adrienne Jordan, House Beautiful, "Five Things Not to Overlook When Selecting Kitchen Cabinet Colors," 14 Apr. 2021 The drawers in this kitchen cabinet hold everything from cereal to potatoes, granola bars to shredded coconut. Washington Post, "Our dog loves his chew toy so much that we bought a duplicate, just in case," 28 Mar. 2021 Like opening the kitchen cabinet to find a little corner ripped off the roll of aluminum foil—my uncle used them to construct his aspirin bottle crack pipes. Krista Stevens, Longreads, "“Addiction is a thief of your goodbyes”," 23 Feb. 2021 Four members of President Trump’s kitchen cabinet said that if Joe Biden’s election is certified, the Republican will run again. Paul Bedard, Washington Examiner, "It’s on: 2024 run is Trump’s backup plan," 12 Nov. 2020 That's where the hunger meter -- a tool to help create space between you and the fridge or kitchen cabinet -- can come in handy. Lisa Drayer, CNN, "Stress eating lately? The 'hunger meter' can help," 6 Oct. 2020 But the previous few weeks had been defined by high-level politicking by Yar’Adua’s core kitchen cabinet who sought to hold on to power for as long as possible during the then-president’s severe illness. Quartz, "How the US and other major powers handle their leadership’s line of succession," 2 Oct. 2020

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First Known Use of kitchen cabinet

1832, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Kitchen cabinet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kitchen%20cabinet. Accessed 16 May. 2021.

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