What does the word closet mean?

Usage examples for closet

  1. It was in Mr. Chiffinch's closet that I was made known to him. – Oddsfish! by Robert Hugh Benson
  2. You can open a can of something, and that will do for me, and I can hang myself up in the closet if you are short of beds. – The High Calling by Charles M. Sheldon
  3. The supper bell rang just as he opened the closet door. – The Enchanted Canyon by Honoré Willsie Morrow