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Definition of Cabin

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cottage, lodge; compartment, cubicle
Cabin Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(v. t.)
To confine in, or as in, a cabin.
(v. i.)
To live in, or as in, a cabin; to lodge.
A small room; an inclosed place.
A room in ship for officers or passengers.
A cottage or small house; a hut.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), edited by Noah Porter. About
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\cab"in\ (kăb"&ibreve;n), n. [of. caban, fr. w. caban booth, cabin, dim. of cab cot, tent; or fr. f. cabane, cabine, ll. cabanna, perh. from the celtic.]
1. a cottage or small house; a hut. a hunting cabin in the west. everett.
2. a small room; an inclosed place. so long in secret cabin there he held her captive.
3. a room in ship for officers or passengers.
boy, a boy whose duty is to wait on the officers and passengers in the cabin of a ship.
\cab"in\ v. i. [imp. & p. p. cabined (-&ibreve;nd); p. pr. & vb. n. cabining.] to live in, or as in, a cabin; to lodge. i'll make you cabin in a cave.
\cab"in\, v. t. to confine in, or as in, a cabin. i am cabined, cribbed, confined, bound in to saucy doubts and fears.

  similar words(2) 

 cabin boy 
 log cabin 
Concise English-Irish Dictionary v. 1.1
JM Welsh <=> English Dictionary
Caban = n. a booth, a cabin
Shakespeare Words
temporary shelter; a cave; the den of an animal.
to imprison; to dwell in a cabin.
WordNet 2.0

1. small room on a ship or boat where people sleep
(hypernym) compartment
(hyponym) stateroom
(part-holonym) liner, ocean liner
(part-meronym) overhead
2. a small house built of wood; usually in a wooded area
(hypernym) house
(hyponym) log cabin
3. the enclosed compartment of an aircraft or spacecraft where passengers are carried
(hypernym) compartment
(hyponym) pressure cabin
(part-holonym) aircraft

1. confine to a small space, such as a cabin
(hypernym) confine
Cabin Definition from Business & Finance Dictionaries & Glossaries
Cotton Textile Industry Glossary of Terms
A shelved compartment in which the FILLING YARN of various sizes, colors, and quality is stored until requisitioned.
Cabin Definition from Social Science Dictionaries & Glossaries
Dream Dictionary
The cabin of a ship is rather unfortunate to be in in[sic] a dream. Some mischief is brewing for you. You will most likely be engaged in a law suit, in which you will lose from the unstability of your witness. For log cabin, see house.
Ten Thousand Dreams Interpreted, or "What's in a dream": a scientific and practical exposition; By Gustavus Hindman, 1910. For the open domain e-text see: Guttenberg Project
Cabin Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
Abbreviation Airbus A340
Cabin Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
Cabin may refer to:
  • Beach cabin, a small wooden hut on a beach
  • Log cabin, a house built from logs
  • Cottage, a small house

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Cabin Definition from Sports Dictionaries & Glossaries
A room or apartment; also a bed-place.
Nautical Know How Glossary of Boating Terms
A compartment for passengers or crew.