verb (used with object)
Examples from the Web for closet
One night in 2004, my college boyfriend called me from inside a closet in a north Toronto housing project.
But once Kanye came along, Kim had to literally clean out her closet.Kanye West and Kim Kardashian’s Balmain Campaign: High Fashion Meets Low Culture|Amy Zimmerman|December 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When I was in the closet in my twenties, I considered suicide almost every day.Do LGBTs Owe Christians an Olive Branch? Try The Other Way Around|Jay Michaelson|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It should be possible to make an interesting film in a closet with the door shut.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Hanley was forced to come out of the closet and resign all at once.
He and Gipsy are this moment devouring my lady's marmalade in the closet.The Beaux-Stratagem|George Farquhar
She went into her bedroom, and divesting herself of her apron hung it in the closet.Murder in Any Degree|Owen Johnson
The closet was filled with women's clothing of all kinds, and styles.The Eyes Have It|Gordon Randall Garrett
There was a closet between the two rooms: Wood bored a hole in the panel, and peeped through.Catherine: A Story|William Makepeace Thackeray
On the side of the pantry opposite this closet are two cup-boards, with doors and shelves above and below.Convenient Houses|Louis Henry Gibson
British Dictionary definitions for closet
verb -ets, -eting or -eted
Word Origin for closet
Idioms and Phrases with closet
see come out of the closet; skeleton in the closet.