Meaning of “cubicle” in the English Dictionary

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"cubicle" in British English

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cubiclenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkjuː.bɪ.kəl/ us /ˈkjuː.bɪ.kəl/

a small space with walls or curtains around it, that is separate from the rest of a room and where you can be private when taking clothes off, etc.:

a shower cubicle
I was getting undressed in one of the cubicles.

(Definition of “cubicle” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"cubicle" in American English

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cubiclenoun [ C ]

us /ˈkju·bɪ·kəl/

a small room, often only large enough for one person, within a larger room or area:

a work cubicle

(Definition of “cubicle” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"cubicle" in Business English

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cubiclenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkjuːbɪkl/ us

WORKPLACE a small office space that is made by putting up low walls in a larger room:

Rather than preside from an office, she sits in a cubicle among her employees.
They work in cubicles in an open-plan office.

(Definition of “cubicle” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)