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guest room

or guestroom

a room for the lodging of guests.
Origin of guest room
1630-40 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • The surprise and delight of it in that wilderness—but the crowning delight was the guestroom.

    A Woman Tenderfoot Grace Gallatin Seton-Thompson
  • I was told to leave my wraps in Daddys guestroom, but I was not aware that it was occupied.

    Polly's Southern Cruise Lillian Elizabeth Roy
  • As he spoke, Mr. Dalken ushered Mrs. Courtney to the guestroom door.

    Polly's Southern Cruise Lillian Elizabeth Roy
  • Richard's room—she was not there, one guestroom, another—she was nowhere.

    Basil Everman Elsie Singmaster
  • His room was a guestroom now, and he had been relegated to a place on the third floor with dormer-windows.

    The Rest Hollow Mystery Rebecca N. Porter
  • At the closing of the guestroom door Elizabeth turned and purred sweetly upon the lady to whom she had just been introduced.

    Polly's Southern Cruise Lillian Elizabeth Roy
Word Origin and History for guestroom

also guest-room, 1630s, from guest (n.) + room (n.). Guest chamber is recorded from 1520s.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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