from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A room appropriated for the reception of company; a room to which company withdraws from the dining room.
- n. The company assembled in such a room; also, a reception of company in it.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A room for drawing; specifically, the apartment, in an engineer's shop where patterns and plans are prepared.
- n. A room appropriated for the reception of company; a room in which distinguished personages hold levees, or private persons receive parties, etc.
- n. The company assembled in a drawing-room.
- n. A formal reception of company at the English court, or by persons in high station: as, to hold a drawing-room.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a private compartment on a sleeping car with three bunks and a toilet
- n. a formal room where visitors can be received and entertained
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