closet (n.) Old form(s): Closset
private repository for valuables, cabinet
JC III.ii.130[Antony to Plebeians] here's a parchment with the seal of Caesar; / I found it in his closet
KL III.iii.10[Gloucester to Edmund] I have locked the letter in my closet [also: sense 1]
Mac V.i.6[Gentlewoman to Doctor, of Lady Macbeth] I have seen her ... unlock her closet
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