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 There are quarters with a kitchenette, and outside features a heated in-ground pool, tennis court, oversized three-car garage, motor court, and two-car wide porte cochere. Emilia Benton, Houston Chronicle, "Memorial home offers urban living close to nature," 2 Nov. 2019 McDavid was assigned a first-floor suite with a large living room, kitchenette, bathroom and bedroom. Kristen Jordan Shamus, Detroit Free Press, "Detroit woman recounts coronavirus ordeal on Diamond Princess, double quarantines," 1 Mar. 2020 At issue is whether a unit without a kitchen or kitchenette can be deemed a residential unit. Arlene Martinez, USA TODAY, "In California: YIMBY sues city for blocking a nursing home," 26 Feb. 2020 Attached guest quarters were completed approximately two years ago and include a living room, kitchenette, bedroom and separate back staircase. Dallas News, "Firm sells most estates in Dallas County, per MLS," 19 Jan. 2020 There’s also a living room, kitchenette, laundry and bathroom. oregonlive, "'Mom, Dad, kids, I’m home’: Builders are making it easier for generations to live together under one roof," 20 Sep. 2019 The centerpiece of a master suite, which has a kitchenette, Jacuzzi and fireplace, is a 3,000-square-foot custom closet. Darla Guillen Gilthorpe, Houston Chronicle, "Former Texas mansion of Dallas Cowboys star Deion Sanders sees massive price cut," 12 Feb. 2020 When completed, this two-story estate will offer approximately 8,729 square feet of living space, with five bedrooms, six bathrooms and a casita with its own exterior entrance, kitchenette and bedroom. Dallas News, "Luxury residence by Alford Homes underway in Old Preston Hollow," 5 Jan. 2020 The standalone pool house includes two dressing rooms, a kitchenette, sauna, bathroom and shower. oregonlive, "26-acre Lake Oswego estate is for sale for the first time in a half century at $8 million," 13 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of kitchenette

1903, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of kitchenette was in 1903

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31 Mar 2020

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“Kitchenette.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Apr. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of kitchenette

: a small kitchen or a part of a room where food is cooked


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

Kids Definition of kitchenette

: a small kitchen

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