almoner's cupboard


noun


Nearby words

  1. almond milk,
  2. almond oil,
  3. almond-eyed,
  4. almond-shaped,
  5. almoner,
  6. almonry,
  7. almoravid,
  8. almoravide,
  9. almoravides,
  10. almoravids

livery cupboard

noun

a cupboard with pierced doors, formerly used as a storage place for food.

Origin of livery cupboard

First recorded in 1565–75

Also called almoner's cupboard.

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