n. a small bathroom without bathing facilities in a private home, usually located for the convenience of guests. : Excuse me, where is the powder room?
n. the ladies' restroom in a public place, especially a restaurant; the place women go to powder their noses. (The emphasis is on comforts other than toilet facilities, such as mirrors, places to rest, and even a maid to help with emergency repairs of makeup or clothing.) : The ladies went to the powder room. They'll be back in a minute.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition. Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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There is a mud room and laundry room with an adjoining full bathroom, plus apowder room for guests.
Any bigger than that, and she has enough space for her own powder room.
Share the living room, dining area, powder room and kitchen with others.
On the right, the main entry opens to a marble foyer with guest closet andpowder room.
The apartment is two full floors consisting of three bedrooms and three bathrooms plus powder room.
Conveniently located in the center of the house is the elevator, a large walk-in closet and an elegant powder room.
There is also the formal dining room, powder room and kitchen with pantry.
Exquisite powder room to the left with custom onyx vanity and gold plated faucets.
One enters this home into an elegant gallery with a powder room.
The upper triplex consists of five bedrooms and three full bathrooms and a powder room.