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billiard room

a room in a house, club, etc., where billiards is played.
Origin of billiard room
1695-1705 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Go into the billiard-room this instant, and do all a woman can.

    T. Tembarom Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • Never mind the kitchen,” said Dick: “what about the billiard-room?

    They and I Jerome K. Jerome
  • Criddle, please have Captain Wentworth's portmanteau taken to the billiard-room.

    Dolly Reforming Herself Henry Arthur Jones
  • I told him that the only place was the billiard-room at the hotel.

    Reminiscences of Queensland William Henry Corfield
  • She led the way along a corridor to the wing where the billiard-room was.

    The Talking Horse F. Anstey
  • I found the party in the billiard-room, Agnes marking for her father and the Colonel.

    A Stable for Nightmares J. Sheridan Le Fanu
  • They looked at the billiard-room, where the tables stood, dusty and disused, and the balls lay idly by.

  • He was glad when it was time to escape to the billiard-room and tobacco.

  • The balls were clicking in the billiard-room upstairs, and he hesitated with a foot on the lowest step.

    Ambrotox and Limping Dick Oliver Fleming
  • He came into the billiard-room just now and told me who he was, but I would have nothing to do with him of course.

    Vice Versa F. Anstey

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