Definition of armoire noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ɑːmˈwɑː(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ɑːrmˈwɑːr//
(from French)
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a cupboard with drawers or shelves underneath, especially one that has a lot of decoration Word Originlate 16th cent.: from French, from Old French armarie, from Latin armarium ‘closet, chest’, from arma ‘utensils’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: armoire