cabin class
noun Date: 1929 a class of accommodations on a passenger ship superior to tourist class and inferior to first class

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • cabin class — cabin class, adj., adv. the class of accommodations on a passenger ship less costly and luxurious than first class but more so than tourist class. Cf. second class (def. 1). [1925 30] * * * …   Universalium

  • cabin class — n. a class of accommodations on a passenger ship, below first class and above tourist class …   English World dictionary

  • cabin class — n [U] travelling conditions on a ship that are better than ↑tourist class but not as good as ↑first class …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • cabin class — cab′in class n. the class of accommodations on a passenger ship less luxurious than first class but more so than tourist class Compare second class 1) • Etymology: 1925–30 cab′in class , adj. adv …   From formal English to slang

  • cabin class — accommodation class (on a train, passenger ship or plane) which is above tourist class and inferior to first class, second class …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cabin class — noun a class of accommodations on a ship or train or plane that are less expensive than first class accommodations • Syn: ↑second class, ↑economy class • Hypernyms: ↑accommodation …   Useful english dictionary

  • cabin class — /ˈkæbən klas/ (say kabuhn klahs) noun a class of accommodation on a passenger ship superior to tourist class but inferior to first class …   Australian English dictionary

  • cabin class — noun (U) travelling conditions on a ship that are better than tourist class but not as good as first class (1) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • cabin class — noun the intermediate class of accommodation on a passenger ship …   English new terms dictionary

  • cabin — /kab in/, n. 1. a small house or cottage, usually of simple design and construction: He was born in a cabin built of rough logs. 2. an enclosed space for more or less temporary occupancy, as the living quarters in a trailer or the passenger space …   Universalium

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