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

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The Bahamas footage, especially from CNN, will define how Hurricane Dorian is remembered: Howard Armstrong told of how water flooded his house, and how his wife drowned when their kitchen cabinets disintegrated. Hal Boedeker, orlandosentinel.com, "Hurricane Dorian: We could have been the Bahamas," 3 Sep. 2019 According to a study released last week, Ikea's cabinet system, SEKTION, rank highest in overall satisfaction for kitchen cabinets, with a score of 857. Brittney Morgan, House Beautiful, "These Are the Top-Rated Kitchen Cabinets You Can Buy," 29 Aug. 2019 The dogs were forced to walk in their own feces and live in kitchen cabinetsNearly 50 dogs were rescued from deplorable living conditions at an alleged hoarder's home in Matagorda County Tuesday. Rebecca Hennes, Houston Chronicle, "Nearly 50 dogs rescued from alleged hoarder's house in Matagorda County," 21 Aug. 2019 After tearing down the building, the partners shoehorned an entirely new structure into the hillside as snugly as an oven fits into kitchen cabinets. Joan Wilder, BostonGlobe.com, "Lap up Mediterranean by the beach," 4 July 2019 Three things always in my kitchen cabinet are… cookies, for my husband and boys specifically. Kristin Braswell, Bon Appétit, "Singer Kelis on Selling Hot Sauce and Starting a Sustainable Farm in Colombia," 2 July 2019 That includes bolting bookshelves to walls, arming kitchen cabinets and clothing dressers with toddler-safe locks, and using quake putty to affix breakable items to shelves. Rong-gong Lin Ii, latimes.com, "Ridgecrest earthquake mystery: Why so little destruction from huge temblors?," 10 July 2019 In the episode, Jonathan Scott also adds visual interest to the kitchen by painting the kitchen cabinets blue, which is another easy way to breathe new life into your kitchen without breaking the bank. Perri Ormont Blumberg, Southern Living, "The Property Brothers Have Some Genius Color Tips for Making Your Kitchen Wow," 10 July 2019 At her home, plates and glasses crashed from kitchen cabinets onto the floor. Steve Rubenstein, SFChronicle.com, "Cleanup begins after 7.1 quake rocks Kern County, governor requests federal aid," 6 July 2019

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First Known Use of kitchen cabinet

1832, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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