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Cabin vs. Room — What's the Difference?

Cabin vs. Room — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Cabin and Room

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Cabin

A private room or compartment on a ship
She lay in her cabin on a steamer
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Room

In a building, a room is any space enclosed within a number of walls to which entry is possible only by a door or other dividing structure that connects it either to a passageway, to another room, or to the outdoors, that is large enough for several persons to move about, and whose size, fixtures, furnishings, and sometimes placement within the building support the activity to be conducted in it.
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Cabin

A small wooden shelter or house in a wild or remote area
The cabin lay three miles into the reserve
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Room

A space that is or may be occupied
That easy chair takes up too much room.
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Cabin

A cubicle or individual work space within a larger office.
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Room

An area separated by walls or partitions from other similar parts of the structure or building in which it is located
The first room on the left.
An unpainted room.
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Cabin

Confine within narrow bounds
Once loosed, the idea of equality is not easily cabined
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Room

The people present in such an area
The whole room laughed.
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Cabin

A small, roughly built house or shelter.
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Room

Rooms Living quarters; lodgings.
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Cabin

A room in a ship used as living quarters by an officer or passenger.
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Room

Suitable opportunity or scope
Room for doubt.
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Cabin

An enclosed compartment in a boat that serves as a shelter or as living quarters.
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Room

To occupy a room; lodge.
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Cabin

The enclosed space in an aircraft or spacecraft for the crew, passengers, or cargo.
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Room

Opportunity or scope (to do something).
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Cabin

To confine or live in or as if in a small space or area.
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Room

(uncountable) Space for something, or to carry out an activity.
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Cabin

(US) A small dwelling characteristic of the frontier, especially when built from logs with simple tools and not constructed by professional builders, but by those who meant to live in it.
Abraham Lincoln was born in a log cabin.
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Room

(archaic) A particular portion of space.
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Cabin

(informal) A chalet or lodge, especially one that can hold large groups of people.
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Room

Sufficient space for or to do something.
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Cabin

A private room on a ship.
The captain's cabin:
Passengers shall remain in their cabins.
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Room

(nautical) A space between the timbers of a ship's frame.
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Cabin

The interior of a boat, enclosed to create a small room, particularly for sleeping.
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Room

(obsolete) Place; stead.
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Cabin

The passenger area of an airplane.
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Room

(countable) A separate part of a building, enclosed by walls, a floor and a ceiling.
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Cabin

The section of a passenger plane having the same class of service.
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Room

(One's) bedroom.
Go to your room!
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Cabin

A signal box.
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Room

(in the plural) A set of rooms inhabited by someone; one's lodgings.
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Cabin

A small room; an enclosed place.
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Room

The people in a room.
The room was on its feet.
He was good at reading rooms.
It was fun to watch her work the room.
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Cabin

(Indian English) A private office; particularly of a doctor, businessman, lawyer, or other professional.
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Room

(mining) An area for working in a coal mine.
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Cabin

(transitive) To place in a cabin or other small space.
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Room

(caving) A portion of a cave that is wider than a passage.
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Cabin

(by extension) To limit the scope of.
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Room

An IRC or chat room.
Some users may not be able to access the AOL room.
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Cabin

To live in, or as if in, a cabin; to lodge.
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Room

Place or position in society; office; rank; post, sometimes when vacated by its former occupant.
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Cabin

A cottage or small house; a hut.
A hunting cabin in the west.
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Room

A quantity of furniture sufficient to furnish one room.
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Cabin

A small room; an inclosed place.
So long in secret cabin there he heldHer captive.
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Room

(intransitive) To reside, especially as a boarder or tenant.
Doctor Watson roomed with Sherlock Holmes at Baker Street.
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Cabin

A room in ship for officers or passengers.
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Room

(transitive) To assign to a room; to allocate a room to.
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Cabin

To live in, or as in, a cabin; to lodge.
I'll make you . . . cabin in a cave.
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Room

Wide; spacious; roomy.
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Cabin

To confine in, or as in, a cabin.
I am cabined, cribbed, confined, bound inTo saucy doubts and fears.
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Room

Far; at a distance; wide in space or extent.
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Cabin

Small room on a ship or boat where people sleep
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Room

(nautical) Off from the wind.
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Cabin

A small house built of wood; usually in a wooded area
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Room

Unobstructed spase; space which may be occupied by or devoted to any object; compass; extent of place, great or small; as, there is not room for a house; the table takes up too much room.
Lord, it is done as thou hast commanded, and yet there is room.
There was no room for them in the inn.
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Cabin

The enclosed compartment of an aircraft or spacecraft where passengers are carried
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Room

A particular portion of space appropriated for occupancy; a place to sit, stand, or lie; a seat.
If he have but twelve pence in his purse, he will give it for the best room in a playhouse.
When thou art bidden of any man to a wedding, sit not down in the highest room.
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Cabin

Confine to a small space, such as a cabin
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Room

Especially, space in a building or ship inclosed or set apart by a partition; an apartment or chamber.
I found the prince in the next room.
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Room

Place or position in society; office; rank; post; station; also, a place or station once belonging to, or occupied by, another, and vacated.
When he heard that Archelaus did reign in Judea in the room of his father Herod.
Neither that I look for a higher room in heaven.
Let Bianca take her sister's room.
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Room

Possibility of admission; ability to admit; opportunity to act; fit occasion; as, to leave room for hope.
There was no prince in the empire who had room for such an alliance.
Make room, and let him stand before our face.
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Room

To occupy a room or rooms; to lodge; as, they arranged to room together.
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Room

Spacious; roomy.
No roomer harbour in the place.
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Room

An area within a building enclosed by walls and floor and ceiling;
The rooms were very small but they had a nice view
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Room

Space for movement;
Room to pass
Make way for
Hardly enough elbow room to turn around
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Room

Opportunity for;
Room for improvement
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Room

The people who are present in a room;
The whole room was cheering
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Room

Live and take one's meals at or in;
She rooms in an old boarding house
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