Definition of "cabined" [cabined]

  • A small simple dwelling; hut (noun)
  • A simple house providing accommodation for travellers or holiday-makers at a motel or holiday camp (noun)
  • A room used as an office or living quarters in a ship (noun)
  • A covered compartment used for shelter or living quarters in a small boat (noun)
  • (in a warship) the compartment or room reserved for the commanding officer (noun)
  • The enclosed part of a light aircraft in which the pilot and passengers sit (noun)
  • The part of an airliner in which the passengers are carried (noun)
  • The section of an aircraft used for cargo (noun)
  • To confine in a small space (verb)
  • Confined at close quarters (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "cabined" in a sentence
  • "The court of appeals cautioned that the right of publicity should be cabined to avoid granting performers rights beyond commercial ads, in order to preserve standard arrangements in the recording and movie industries."
  • "One could argue, as an originalist, that the “war powers” at the time meant only armies and navies and that “necessary and proper” at the time was very cabined, with necessary to be taken literally."
  • "May 18, 2010, 2: 12 pm wm13 says: this rule [relying on foreign precedent] is pretty obviously cabined to the 8th Amendment"