Definition of pantry
1 : a room or closet used for storage (as of provisions) or from which food is brought to the table
2 : a room (as in a hotel or hospital) for preparation of foods on order
Examples of pantry in a Sentence
homemade jams and pickles are stored in a separate pantry off the kitchen
Recent Examples of pantry from the Web
Don’t skip the pantry and farmers’ market section, with delicacies like Persian mulberries and yuzu kosho.
Facebook pages dedicated to the tiny pantries detail community efforts to help.
One day later, Rob and Chyna give fans a tour of his pantry, which apparently includes healthy things like Raincoast Crisps and Irish Oatmeal.
Aged in Napa Valley wine barrels, the vinegar is a delicate addition to the pantry.
And people using the Northfield Township food pantry will get a different kind of break from the market July 12, with the help of its patrons.
The event will help stock the shelves at food pantries in Frankfort, Crete, Monee, Wilmington, Lockport and the Fairmont community just outside of Lockport.
The food was shipped to pantries in areas of Will County where summer lunch programs or poverty rates are a concern, Oprzedek said.
Off to the side of the kitchen, normally a pantry or a laundry room, was the place Denis wrote.
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PANTRY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of pantry for English Language Learners
: a small room in a house in which food is stored
PANTRY Defined for Kids
Definition of pantry for Students
: a small room where mainly food is kept
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