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taproom

[tap-room, -roo m] /ˈtæpˌrum, -ˌrʊm/
noun
1.
a barroom, especially in an inn or hotel; bar.
Origin
1800-1810
1800-10; tap2 + room
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  • The fellow thought he was a lunatic at large and made an unsuccessful attempt to shut him into the taproom.
  • Ease into your evening with a libation in the taproom, then move to the rustic yet elegant little dining room.
  • Food service is not required in the brewer taproom ordinance.
British Dictionary definitions for taproom

taproom

/ˈtæpˌruːm; -ˌrʊm/
noun
1.
a bar, as in a hotel or pub
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Word Origin and History for taproom
n.

also tap-room, 1807, from tap (n.1) + room (n.).

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