from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A private cabin or compartment with sleeping accommodations on a ship or train.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An apartment in a palace or great house for use on ceremonial occasions
- n. A superior cabin for a ship's officer or captain
- n. A private cabin in a ship or train
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A magnificent room in a palace or great house.
- n. A small apartment for lodging or sleeping in the cabin, or on the deck, of a vessel; also, a somewhat similar apartment in a railway sleeping car.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A room or an apartment of state in a palace or great house.
- n. In the United States navy, an officer's sleeping-apartment (called cabin in the British navy).
- n. A small private sleeping-apartment, generally with accommodation for two persons, on a passenger-steamer. Compare cabin, 3.
- n. A similar apartment in a sleeping-car.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a guest cabin
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