Cupboard definition

kŭbərd
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A closet or cabinet with shelves for holding cups, plates, food, and the like.
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To collect, as into a cupboard; to hoard.

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A closet or cabinet, usually with shelves for storing food, crockery, and utensils.
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The definition of a cupboard is a shelved cabinet used for holding food and dishes.

An example of a cupboard is where a person stores their plates and bowls.

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An enclosed storage space with a door, usually having shelves, used to store crockery, food, etc.

Put the cups in the cupboard.

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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
cupboard
Plural:
cupboards

Origin of cupboard

  • From Middle English cuppebord.

    From Wiktionary