verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Origin of cabin
Synonyms for cabin
Related Words for cabinbox, shed, chalet, room, shack, shelter, shanty, camp, hut, lodge, cottage, home, compartment, berth, cot, crib, quarters, hovel, caboose, deckhouse
Examples from the Web for cabin
Contemporary Examples of cabin
Looking through photographs from the early days of U.S. airlines, I found a shot of the cabin of the Boeing 247, circa 1934.
They wanted Jet Blue to squeeze more passengers into the cabin.
In the special, Workman plays the old man who, as a cabin boy, watched the pirates bury their treasure.Garfield Television: The Cat Who Saved Primetime Cartoons
November 5, 2014
And what of the six passengers in the cabin behind the crew?Can Anyone Make Space Safe for Civilians?
November 4, 2014
That would explain why we do not see any cabin, although it could be out there, and just not filmed.Clues From SpaceShipTwo’s Wreckage: Did the Crew Compartment Fail?
November 2, 2014
Historical Examples of cabin
I wonder you got the nerve to sit there now with maybe ten men trailin' you to this cabin.
When we get to the circle of 'em, because they're all round the cabin, we'll drive at 'em together.
Andrew thanked him and went into the cabin to arrange for lights.
From this position he commanded with his rifle the sweep of hillside all around the cabin.
There was silence in the cabin for some minutes after his going forth.The Raid From Beausejour; And How The Carter Boys Lifted The Mortgage
Charles G. D. Roberts
- the enclosed part of a light aircraft in which the pilot and passengers sit
- the part of an airliner in which the passengers are carried
- the section of an aircraft used for cargo
Word Origin for cabin
mid-14c., from Old French cabane "hut, cabin," from Old Provençal cabana, from Late Latin capanna "hut" (source of Spanish cabana, Italian capanna), of doubtful origin. French cabine (18c.), Italian cabino are English loan-words. Meaning "room or partition of a vessel" is from late 14c. Cabin fever first recorded by 1918 in the "need to get out and about" sense; earlier (1820s) it was a term for typhus.