kitchenette

or kitch·en·et

[ kich-uh-net ]
/ ˌkɪtʃ əˈnɛt /

noun

a very small, compact kitchen.

Nearby words

  1. kitchen sink,
  2. kitchen tea,
  3. kitchen-sink,
  4. kitchenalia,
  5. kitchener,
  6. kitchenmaid,
  7. kitchenware,
  8. kite,
  9. kite fighting,
  10. kite flying

Origin of kitchenette

An Americanism dating back to 1905–10; kitchen + -ette

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British Dictionary definitions for kitchenette

kitchenette

kitchenet

/ (ˌkɪtʃɪˈnɛt) /

noun

a small kitchen or part of another room equipped for use as a kitchen
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Word Origin and History for kitchenette

kitchenette

n.

1905, American English, a hybrid from kitchen + -ette.

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