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Kast or garderobe ?

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Which one means "wardrobe" ? And if they both mean "wardrobe", which one is the most used ?

3 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/sheldolina
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A "kast" or "kledingkast" is the wardrobe you have at home, where you keep your clothes.

A "garderobe" is where you hang your coat at a restaurant.

Regional variations may apply :)

3 years ago

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Thanks a lot ! :)

3 years ago

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Garderobe is a cloakroom or all of your cloathing. Kast is a cupboard in general. Garderobekast means wardrobe but is not used very often. Kledingkast is the normal word. Also informally kleerkast or klerenkast.

3 years ago

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Thank you ! ^^

3 years ago

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In Belgium, we mostly use kleerkast...

3 years ago