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tearoom

[tee-room, -roo m] /ˈtiˌrum, -ˌrʊm/
noun
1.
a room or shop where tea and other refreshments are served to customers.
Origin
1770-1780
1770-80; tea + room
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Examples for tearoom
  • Intimate jazz club, performing and visual arts venue, and a friendly tearoom in one.
  • The hotel features a tearoom where each afternoon guests gather for tea.
  • The original plans indicate that a tearoom was proposed for this space, but it was never installed.
British Dictionary definitions for tearoom

tearoom

/ˈtiːˌruːm; -ˌrʊm/
noun
1.
another name for teashop
2.
(NZ) a room in a school or university where hot drinks are served
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Slang definitions & phrases for tearoom

tearoom

noun

Apublictoilet (1970s+ Homosexuals)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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