- a small sleeping compartment, as in a dormitory
- any small compartment, as for study; often, specif., a workstation (sense ) set off by partitions, typically one of several in an office
Origin of cubicleClassical Latin cubiculum from cubare, to lie down: see cube
- A small compartment, as for work or study.
- A small sleeping compartment, especially within a dormitory.
Origin of cubicleMiddle English from Latin cubiculum bed chamber from cubāre to lie down