A group of unofficial advisers to the holder of an elected office who are considered to be unduly influential.
- This means the executive committee will be bypassed and more powers invested in his kitchen cabinet of advisers.
- Throughout the turnaround period, the executives in the kitchen cabinet had essentially trained everyone else within the company to defer to them.
- Later on, the kitchen cabinet was given formal status when Franklin Roosevelt created the Executive Office of the President.
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Syllabification: kitch·en cab·i·net
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