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- n. a sitting-room in a big house, usually in the past, where people stayed in daylight only.
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- n. a sitting room used during the daylight hours
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Now in his possession were Photostat copies of the pages that had been burnt in the morning room fireplace: The bold, heavily leaded
In the morning room Mercer was playing his little pavane.
Holmes ran an analytic eye over the signs of her passage through her parents 'home: The drawer in the small inlaid table near the front door was ajar; the various decorative jars and boxes inhabiting the shelves in the morning room had all been disturbed, as well as the cubby-holes and drawers of her mother's writing desk in the front window.
In the shadow at the far end of the morning room he saw the crown of Mercer’s untidy black head above the angle of the piano top.
She sat at the escritoire in the morning room and wrote them both.
The Dowager Duchess of Middleburgh was seated at the escritoire in the morning room of her house in Berkeley Square when her grandson was announced.
"I have seen it a thousand times at the bottom of her sampler, father, the one that is framed and hanging in her morning room -- Rachel Mostyn, November, Anno Domini, 1827."