from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A large, often ornate cabinet or wardrobe.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A type of cupboard, cabinet, or wardrobe - originally used for storing weapons.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An ambry; a large wardrobe or movable cupboard, with doors and shelves; especially, one which is inclosed or shut in with doors from base to cornice, and is simple and roomy in design.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a large wardrobe or cabinet; originally used for storing weapons
French armoire, from Old French armaire, from Latin armārium, chest, from arma, tools.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Borrowing from French armoire. (Wiktionary)