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cabinets

General Crossword Questions for “cabinets”

  • Furniture set out at back of simple home
  • 10 basic forms of furniture

Encyclopedia

  • Kitchen cabinets are the built-in furniture installed in many kitchens for storage of food, cooking equipment, and often silverware and dishes for table service. As commonly used today, the term kitchen cabinet denotes a built-in installation in which a single. — “Kitchen cabinet - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • A video game arcade cabinet, also known as a video arcade machine or video coin-op, is Note: Because arcade cabinets vary according to the games they were. — “Video game arcade cabinet - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • "Musei Wormiani Historia", the frontispiece from the Museum Wormianum depicting Ole Worm's cabinet of curiosities. A cabinet of curiosities was an encyclopedic collection in Renaissance Europe of types of objects whose categorical boundaries were yet to be defined. — “Cabinet of curiosities - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • Nothing appeared to be concealed from her; the inmost mind of the sovereign: there was not a royal prejudice that was not mapped in her secret inventory; the cabinets of the whigs and the clubs of the tories, she had the "open sesame" to all of them. — “Sybil” by Benjamin Disraeli
  • We visited the wondrous cave and the little cabinets of natural history, where the curiosities are disposed in the same manner as in the collections at Servox and Chamounix. — “Frankenstein” by Mary Shelley
  • "New exertions were made, her chamber and cabinets were ransacked, but no vestige was found serving to inform them as to the motives of her flight, whether it had been voluntary or otherwise, and in what corner of the kingdom or of the world she was concealed. — “Wieland” by Charles Brockden Brown
  • It was lined with books, and there were pictures and statues, and distracting little cabinets full of coins and curiosities, and Sleepy Hollow chairs, and queer tables, and bronzes, and best of all, a great open fireplace with quaint tiles all round it. — “Little Women” by Louisa M. Alcott
  • The judgment which can penetrate into the cabinets of princes, and discover the secret springs which move the great state wheels in all the political machines of Europe, must surely, with very little difficulty, find out what passes in the rude uninformed mind of a girl."–"Sister," cries the squire, "I have often warn'd you not to talk the court gibberish to me. — “Tom Jones” by Henry Fielding
  • It was moreover a seat of ease, indeed of luxury, telling of arrangements subtly studied and refinements frankly proclaimed, and containing a variety of those faded hangings of damask and tapestry, those chests and cabinets of carved and time-polished oak, those angular specimens of pictorial art in frames as pedantically primitive, those perverse-looking relics of medieval brass and pottery, of which Italy has long been the not quite exhausted storehouse. — “The Portrait of a Lady” by Henry James

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