from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A room for play and parties.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a recreation room for noisy activities (parties or children's play etc)
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Finally, a constructive use for the still-to-be-completed rumpus room once known as Mannyland.
Sinister in so many intriguing ways, this rumpus room could be the very place Calvin Klein first imagined when he dispatched one of his art directors to concoct a vaguely seedy, possibly sexually apocalyptic, retro-suburban, subterranean lair to set the advertising launch for his denim line.