the manufacture of fine furniture and other woodwork.
the occupation or craft of a cabinetmaker.

Origin of cabinetmaking

First recorded in 1805–15; cabinet + making Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for cabinetmaking

Historical Examples of cabinetmaking

  • It was all that remained with him from his former occupation of cabinetmaking.


    Emile Zola

  • Often without capital to pursue his cabinetmaking he fell back on his aptitude for drawing, and gave lessons in design.