cabinetmaking

[ kab-uh-nit-mey-king ]
/ ˈkæb ə nɪtˌmeɪ kɪŋ /
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noun

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
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for cabinetmaking

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

    L'Assommoir|Emile Zola
  • Often without capital to pursue his cabinetmaking he fell back on his aptitude for drawing, and gave lessons in design.