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



BrE BrE//ˈpæntri//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpæntri//
(pl. pantries) Rooms in a house
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a cupboard/closet or small room in a house, used for storing food synonym larder There’s bread and cheese in the pantry. See related entries: Rooms in a house Word OriginMiddle English: from Anglo-Norman French panterie, from paneter ‘baker’, based on late Latin panarius ‘bread seller’, from Latin panis ‘bread’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: pantry