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kitchen cabinet

Translation of kitchen cabinet in Spanish:

noun

  • 1.1 (cupboard)
    armario (masculine) de cocina
    1.2 (Politics)
    Example sentences
    • 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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