kitchen cabinet


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

Examples of kitchen cabinet in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The front is completely gone, while parts of the back are left exposed, including a kitchen cabinet full of supplies that is somehow still standing while everything around it is in ruins. Ivana Kottasová, CNN, 12 Sep. 2023 Pack more storage into kitchen cabinets with custom features designed to make life easier. Jessica Bennett, Better Homes & Gardens, 1 Sep. 2023 Scroll through these green kitchen cabinet ideas, ranging from light to dark, to find your favorite color. Amanda Garrity, Good Housekeeping, 28 Aug. 2023 The book that resulted is less a ledger of loss than an accounting of how blindness transforms Leland’s life, from routine tasks — such as pulling the right ingredient from his kitchen cabinet — to seeking out new experiences, like navigating an unfamiliar city or going to a museum. Washington Post Staff, Washington Post, 25 Aug. 2023 The couple chose custom kitchen cabinet doors made of plywood, without any hardware, for a streamlined look that lets the paint color be the star. Catherine Hong, Better Homes & Gardens, 10 Aug. 2023 Buy Now Emerald Green Paint Advertisement - Continue Reading Below 4 Cobalt Blue Navy is a classic kitchen cabinet color for its timelessness and versatility. Kate McGregor, House Beautiful, 19 July 2023 Your options are limited once a cockroach (and 20 of its relatives) have made a nest in your kitchen cabinets, which is why the best plan is usually to do everything possible to keep them out in the first place. Lori Keong, Washington Post, 24 Aug. 2023 Common areas of roach refuge include kitchen cabinets, bathroom vanities, attics, basements, and the spaces behind and under the refrigerator. Danielle Tullo, House Beautiful, 15 June 2023 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1832, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of kitchen cabinet was in 1832

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“Kitchen cabinet.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Oct. 2023.

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