kitch·​en·​ette | \ ˌki-chə-ˈnet How to pronounce kitchenette (audio) \

Definition of kitchenette

: a small kitchen or an alcove containing cooking facilities

Examples of kitchenette in a Sentence

a hotel room with a kitchenette
Recent Examples on the Web The north neighborhood will feature 48 studio units, each with a small kitchenette and private full bathroom. Bob Dohr, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 22 Apr. 2022 Behind Ellis was Wayne Green, and behind Simmons was Perez — whom everyone called Hazel — in a studio apartment with a kitchenette a few feet wide. Elena Bruess, San Antonio Express-News, 10 Apr. 2022 The home also comes with a small kitchenette to store any snacks or drinks and a little bistro table for meals inside. Stacey Leasca, Travel + Leisure, 8 Mar. 2022 With construction on the Charles Carroll Community Center beginning this year, residents of the Silver Run community and the surrounding region will soon have access to a new gymnasium, several multipurpose rooms and a kitchenette. Madison Bateman,, 1 Mar. 2022 Downstairs, there is a bathroom, laundry and a kitchenette (featuring cabinets and miniature appliances from Ikea) that opens onto the living room. Los Angeles Times, 25 Feb. 2022 Their quarters are a 12-bunk bus with a tiny bathroom and a kitchenette. Nancy Kruh,, 4 Feb. 2022 These often but not always include a small kitchenette. David Nikel, Forbes, 7 Dec. 2021 The University of San Diego has a dedicated lounge with couches and a kitchenette where students can store and reheat food. Los Angeles Times, 9 Oct. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of kitchenette

1870, in the meaning defined above

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15 May 2022

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“Kitchenette.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 May. 2022.

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kitch·​en·​ette | \ ˌki-chə-ˈnet How to pronounce kitchenette (audio) \

Kids Definition of kitchenette

: a small kitchen


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