noun (plural pantries)
- Beyond the kitchen is a spacious storeroom with fitted presses which could serve as a pantry or laundry room.
- Meanwhile, a pantry, cloakroom, playroom, office and drying room are all found on the lower ground floor.
- To the left of the kitchen is a pantry and utility room, from which there is access to a large storeroom.
companion from Middle English:
A companion is literally ‘a person who you eat bread with’. The word comes from Old French compaignon, from Latin com- ‘together with’ and panis ‘bread’. Other English words that derive from panis include pannier (Middle English), pastille (mid 17th century) a ‘little loaf’ of something, and pantry (Middle English). Company (Middle English) and accompany (Late Middle English) come from the same root.
Words that rhyme with pantrygantry
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