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kitchen cabinet

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A group of unofficial advisers to the head of a government.

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  • n. Built-in cabinet found in a kitchen.
  • n. An informal group of advisors to a country's chief executive, as distinguished from the official cabinet.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an inner circle of unofficial advisors to the head of a government

Etymologies

From the story that President Andrew Jackson met with his unofficial cabinet in the White House kitchen.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

Examples

  • Next to Ole Smokey sat an ancient kitchen cabinet outfitted with metal bins for flour, sugar, coffee, and tea.

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  • At one end, the end where Cousin Ann was ironing, stood the kitchen stove, gleaming black, with a tea-kettle humming away on it, a big hot-water boiler near it, and a large kitchen cabinet with lots of drawers and shelves and hooks and things.

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  • She looked in my kitchen cabinet and saw stacks of cans of Heinz Vegetarian Beans.

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