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Presidents have the right to nominate their own cabinet secretaries. But their nominees don't have a right to confirmation. Senators have a constitutional duty to advise and consent to the appointment of all cabinet officials. They should take that duty seriously.
Gary Bauer

Meaning of "cabinet" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD CABINET

From Old French, diminutive of cabine, of uncertain origin.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF CABINET

cabinet  [ˈkæbɪnɪt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CABINET

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Cabinet is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CABINET MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of cabinet in the English dictionary

The first definition of cabinet in the dictionary is a piece of furniture containing shelves, cupboards, or drawers for storage or display. Other definition of cabinet is the outer case of a television, radio, etc. Cabinet is also the executive and policy-making body of a country, consisting of all government ministers or just the senior ministers.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CABINET


binit
ˈbaɪnɪt
definite
ˈdɛfɪnɪt
determinate
dɪˈtɜːmɪnɪt
homogenate
hɒˈmɒdʒɪnɪt
indefinite
ɪnˈdɛfɪnɪt
indeterminate
ˌɪndɪˈtɜːmɪnɪt
indiscriminate
ˌɪndɪˈskrɪmɪnɪt
infinite
ˈɪnfɪnɪt
inordinate
ɪnˈɔːdɪnɪt
insubordinate
ˌɪnsəˈbɔːdɪnɪt
minute
ˈmɪnɪt
obstinate
ˈɒbstɪnɪt
ordinate
ˈɔːdɪnɪt
rabbinate
ˈræbɪnɪt
subcabinet
sʌbˈkæbɪnɪt
subordinate
səˈbɔːdɪnɪt
supercabinet
ˈsuːpərˌkæbɪnɪt
tabinet
ˈtæbɪnɪt
turbinate
ˈtɜːbɪnɪt
up-to-the-minute
ˌʌptəðəˈmɪnɪt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CABINET

cabildo
Cabimas
cabin
cabin boy
cabin class
cabin crew
cabin cruiser
cabin fever
cabin trunk
Cabinda
cabinet beetle
cabinet meeting
cabinet minister
cabinet pudding
cabinet-maker
cabinet-making
cabinetry
cabinetwork
cabinmate
cable

WORDS THAT END LIKE CABINET

Babinet
bathroom cabinet
bobbinet
chill cabinet
chiller cabinet
china cabinet
clarinet
cocktail cabinet
display cabinet
drinks cabinet
electronic file cabinet
file cabinet
filing cabinet
kitchen cabinet
medicine cabinet
noncabinet
record cabinet
shadow cabinet
television cabinet
war cabinet

Synonyms and antonyms of cabinet in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «CABINET»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «cabinet» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of cabinet

Translation of «cabinet» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CABINET

Find out the translation of cabinet to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of cabinet from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «cabinet» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

储藏柜
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

armario
570 millions of speakers

English

cabinet
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

कैबिनेट
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

خِزَانَة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

стеллаж
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

armário
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মন্ত্রিসভা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

cabinet
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kabinet
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Schränkchen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

キャビネット
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

캐비닛
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Kabinèt
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tủ có nhiều ngăn
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மந்திரி சபை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कपाट
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kabine
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

armadietto
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

szafka
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

комод
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

dulap
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ντουλάπι
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Kabinet
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

skåp
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

skap
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of cabinet

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CABINET»

The term «cabinet» is very widely used and occupies the 4.159 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CABINET» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «cabinet» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «cabinet» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about cabinet

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10 QUOTES WITH «CABINET»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word cabinet.
1
Akhenaton
The lips of the wise are as the doors of a cabinet; no sooner are they opened, but treasures are poured out before thee.
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Spencer Bachus
The completion of the Iraqi cabinet with the appointment of three critical ministers is also confirmation of continued movement toward a just and democratic society in Iraq.
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Abdullah Ahmad Badawi
I always said that you can use the same vehicle although the driver will change, or the same vehicle to go for the race. It's a different driver, this is exactly what's happening to the cabinet.
4
Fredrik Bajer
But I feel convinced, and I venture even to prophesy in this regard, that the time will come when there will also be a minister of peace in the cabinet, seated beside the ministers of war.
5
Gary Bauer
Presidents have the right to nominate their own cabinet secretaries. But their nominees don't have a right to confirmation. Senators have a constitutional duty to advise and consent to the appointment of all cabinet officials. They should take that duty seriously.
6
Daisy Berkowitz
It all begins with the initial tone coming from the cabinet, but EQ at the board is very important.
7
Marc Bloch
But history is neither watchmaking nor cabinet construction. It is an endeavor toward better understanding.
8
Jo Bonner
President Bush, Secretary of State Rice, and several cabinet level officials have visited Alabama's Gulf Coast in recent days to tour the devastation and to offer their continuing support and prayers for everyone affected by the storm.
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Robert Bourassa
A diplomat had been kidnapped, a cabinet minister had been kidnapped, they were under threats of murder. The police forces were rather tired. After a whole week, we were unable to find those that had effected the kidnappings.
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Roz Chast
Grime is not like messiness or some fingerprints on a cabinet; it takes a long time to accumulate.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CABINET»

Discover the use of cabinet in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to cabinet and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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A Cabinet of Medical Curiosities
In this well-illustrated book, the author uses his medical expertise to explore some of these medical freaks, outright frauds and popular myths. He debunks some as mere superstition and offers medical diagnoses for other cases.
Jan Bondeson, 1997
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Professor Stewart's Cabinet of Mathematical Curiosities
Scattered among these are keys to unlocking the mysteries of Fermat's last theorem, the Poincaré Conjecture, chaos theory, and the P/NP problem for which a million dollar prize is on offer.
Ian Stewart, 2010
3
Cabinet Ministers and Parliamentary Government
In this book, leading specialists on institutional politics in the major parliamentary democracies have described legislative--executive interactions in terms of a common theoretical framework.
Michael Laver, Kenneth A. Shepsle, 1994
4
The Prime Minister and Cabinet
These are presented in the context of the origins of the office of Prime Minister and the development of Cabinet government.Key issues covered include:*The nature of Prime Ministerial power*The continuing debate surrounding the nature of ...
Stephen Buckley, 2006
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The Cabinet of Eros: Renaissance Mythological Painting and ...
Using these paintings as an exemplary case, and drawing on other important examples made by Giorgione in Venice and by Titian and Michelangelo for the Duke of Ferrara, Stephen Campbell explores the function of the mythological image within ...
Stephen John Campbell, 2004
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The Cabinet of Curiosities: A Novel
In an ancient tunnel underneath New York City a charnel house is discovered.
Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child, 2002
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Curio Cabinet
Evoking the mystery, treachery and stillness of the woods at night, the stories in John Brodowski's (Kramers Ergot #7) debut collection, Curio Cabinet, are told with lush, wordless visuals.
‎2010
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A Cabinet of Roman Curiosities: Strange Tales and Surprising ...
Here is a whimsical and captivating collection of odd facts, strange beliefs, outlandish opinions, and other highly amusing trivia of the ancient Romans.
J. C. McKeown, 2010
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Kennedy's Kitchen Cabinet and the Pursuit of Peace: The ...
This book explores how Kennedy established a rapport with these and other advisors and how those relationships influenced history"--Provided by publisher.
Philip A. Goduti, Jr., 2009
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The Hummingbird Cabinet: A Rare and Curious History of ...
In language both witty and idiosyncratic, Judith Pascoe makes the case that the romantic period stands out as a distinct moment in collecting history, a transition between the flourishing of the Renaissance wonder cabinet and the rise of ...
Judith Pascoe, 2006

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CABINET»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term cabinet is used in the context of the following news items.
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Raj Cabinet approves 7 investment proposals worth Rs 3981 cr
The Rajasthan Cabinet today approved seven investment proposals worth Rs 3,981 crore ahead of the investors meet 'Resurgent Rajasthan' ... «Business Standard, Jul 15»
2
Mugabe moves 'devil incarnate' in another cabinet shakeup
Mugabe's seven cabinet changes included moving Kembo Mohadi, longtime minister in charge of homeland security, to the national state ... «The Guardian, Jul 15»
3
'Top job' for Jeremy Corbyn in Labour's next Shadow Cabinet in bid …
Jeremy Corbyn could be offered a top job in Labour's Shadow Cabinet in a bid to thwart a split in the party after the leadership contest. «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
4
James Milner rejected Man City and Arsenal to win 'a cabinet full of …
New Liverpool number seven James Milner has revealed Brendan Rodgers played a major role in his decision to sign for the Merseyside club, ... «talkSPORT.com, Jul 15»
5
Cabinet officials oppose changes to tax perks bill
Four Cabinet secretaries have raised objections to the changes made by the Senate and the House of Representatives in the proposed Tax ... «GMA News, Jul 15»
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Fneish says Hezbollah keen to preserve Cabinet
BEIRUT: Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Mohammad Fneish said Tuesday that Hezbollah was keen to preserve the Cabinet and seek ... «The Daily Star, Jul 15»
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Sena was party to cabinet decisions it is now criticising, says …
I'm yet to come across any dissent note on a cabinet file by a Shiv Sena minister.” RelatedShiv Sena rubbishes talk of alleged differences with ... «NYOOOZ, Jul 15»
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Naidu likely to expand his cabinet | Hyderabad NYOOOZ
HYDERABAD: Andhra Pradesh chief minister Chandrababu Naidu is likely to expand his cabinet after the completion of Godavari Puskharams ... «NYOOOZ, Jul 15»
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Congress sets up 'shadow cabinet' to monitor TRS govt's actions
HYDERABAD: In a bid to regain its base in Telangana, the Congress set up a shadow cabinet on Monday to monitor the functioning of the TRS ... «Bayoubuzz, Jul 15»
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Captains call stops MP's going on show 1:55
PRIME Minister Tony Abbott's decision to ban government MPs from appearing on Q&A is being criticised within Cabinet ranks. The Australian ... «NEWS.com.au, Jul 15»

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