cabinet cabinet  /ˈkæ bə nət/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a piece of furniture resembling a cupboard with doors and shelves and drawers; for storage or display
  2. (n) persons appointed by a head of state to head executive departments of government and act as official advisers
  3. (n) a storage compartment for clothes and valuables; usually it has a lock
  4. (n) housing for electronic instruments, as radio or television

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. A few rate A's, but others are middling C's at best Despite Ronald Reagan's intention to establish a true cabinet government, as he did when he was Governor of.
  2. Call it the case of the vanishing cabinet ministers.

News

  1. Bringing a Contractor Saw and Cabinet Saw Together - Laguna Tools Fusion Table Saw Receives Makeover

    The new Fusion table saw is a premium light duty table saw. Unlike other hybrids, the trunnion is not attached to the tabletop, but mounted onto the frame like a real cabinet saw, to ensure the tabletop stays flat. (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/Fusion/Saw/prweb10802165.htm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Ukraine Cabinet Ministers to Present State Economic Development Program at International Business Conference

    KIEV, Ukraine, June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Three Ukraine cabinet ministers will present details of "The State Activation Program for the economic development of Ukraine for 2013 - 2014" to ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. AT-AT liquor cabinet for cocktail-sipping Siths

    A handcrafted steampunk-style AT-AT liquor cabinet will be the piece de resistance of any self-respecting Sith Lord's living room. Originally posted at Crave
    on June 11, 2013     Source: CNET

Quotes

  1. "Gary will be a trusted voice in my cabinet, a tireless advocate for our economic competitiveness, and an influential ambassador for American industry who will help us do everything we can -- especially now -- to promote it around the world,"...
    on Feb 25, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Reuters

  2. "I want to thank the President for nominating me to serve in his Cabinet as Secretary of Commerce. This was a great honor, and I had felt that I could bring some views and ideas that would assist him in governing during this difficult time,"...
    on Feb 12, 2009 By: Judd Gregg Source: WPXI.com

  3. "I will stress to the Cabinet that the vigilance must be maintained over the next few days," Brown said.
    on Jun 29, 2007 By: Gordon Brown Source: Forbes

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