What is another word for closet?

Pronunciation: [klˈɒzɪt] (IPA)

The word "closet" is often used to describe a small, enclosed space used for storage or hanging clothes. However, there are a variety of synonyms that can be used interchangeably with "closet." Some of these synonyms include cupboard, armoire, wardrobe, locker, and cabinet. A cupboard is typically used for storing dishes or food, while an armoire is a free-standing wardrobe used for storing clothes. A wardrobe is another term for a clothes closet, while a locker is often used in a gym or school setting. Finally, a cabinet can be used to store a variety of items, from clothes to books to kitchen supplies.

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What are the hypernyms for Closet?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Closet?

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What are the meronyms for Closet?

Meronyms are words that refer to a part of something, where the whole is denoted by another word.
  • meronyms for closet (as nouns)

Usage examples for Closet

The moment Marjorie reached home she made a dash for her room and going to her closet, emerged a moment afterward with an immense white pasteboard box in her arms.
"Marjorie Dean High School Freshman"
Pauline Lester
Her gaze intent upon the books, she did not notice that Marjorie had stepped to her closet, returning to her bed with a cloud of pink over her arm.
"Marjorie Dean High School Freshman"
Pauline Lester
As we passed Fabio's closet, I stopped to listen if he moved.
"The Dead Lake and Other Tales"
Paul Heyse

Famous quotes with Closet

  • Who cares who comes out of the closet or not, so long as you're happy?
    Christopher Atkins
  • The world's battlefields have been in the heart chiefly; more heroism has been displayed in the household and the closet, than on the most memorable battlefields in history.
    Henry Ward Beecher
  • When I first came down stairs, for two or three minutes I went down cellar to the water closet.
    Lizzie Andrew Borden
  • I'm not big on the closet.
    Dan Butler
  • Knowledge of the world in only to be acquired in the world, and not in a closet.
    Lord Chesterfield

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