Meaning of CABINET in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ kæbɪnɪt ]
Frequency: The word is one of the 1500 most common words in English.
A cabinet is a cupboard used for storing things such as medicine or alcoholic drinks or for displaying decorative things in.
He looked at the display cabinet with its gleaming sets of glasses.
N-COUNT : usu n N
see also filing cabinet
The Cabinet is a group of the most senior ministers in a government, who meet regularly to discuss policies.
The announcement came after a three-hour Cabinet meeting in Downing Street.
...a former Cabinet Minister.
N-COUNT : oft N n
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006