(in the British Parliament) a group of prominent members of the opposition who are expected to hold positions in the cabinet when their party assumes power.
HEED THE VOX POPULI, AND TAKE THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!
Test your memory on these verbal firecrackers from the week of June 29 to July 5!
Question 1 of 7
Origin of shadow cabinet
First recorded in 1905–10
Words nearby shadow cabinet
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020