- enPR: pănʹ-tri, IPA(key): /ˈpæntɹi/
- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈpantɹi/, [ˈpan(ʰ)ɹ̥i]
- (General American) IPA(key): /ˈpæntɹi/
- (without /æ/-tensing) [ˈpæn(ʰ)ɹ̥i]
- (with /æ/-tensing) [ˈpeənt(ʰ)ɹ̥i]
pantry (plural pantries)
- A small room, closet, or cabinet usually located in or near the kitchen, dedicated to shelf-stable food storage and/or storing kitchenware, like a larder, but smaller.
- 1960 April, “Restaurant cars and multiple-units”, in Trains Illustrated, page 222:
- Next to the saloon is the pantry, which includes a wine cabinet, J. E. Hall bottle-cooling unit, a Stills Café set and ample cupboard space.
- (room): walk-in pantry, walk-in, larder, press (Irish & Scots)
- (closet): cupboard (UK), kitchen closet, larder, press (Irish & Scots)
- (cabinet): cupboard, kitchen cabinet