a member of a governmental cabinet, as in Great Britain.
The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 14, No. 81, July, 1864 Various
Atlantic Monthly, Volume 12, No. 73, November, 1863 Various
The Twilight of the Souls Louis Couperus
Napoleon and the Queen of Prussia L. Mhlbach,
a small easel painting, usually under 3 feet (0.9 meters) in width and formerly exhibited in a cabinet or special room. Historical Examples Table-Talk William Hazlitt
a bread or cake pudding baked in a mold placed in a pan of hot water, usually filled with candied fruit, raisins, and currants, and often served hot with a fruit sauce. noun a steamed suet pudding containing dried fruit noun
a scraper used in preparing a wood surface for sanding.
cabinet (def 10). Historical Examples Phantom Fortune, A Novel M. E. Braddon