from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A living room.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A living-room; a room in a house where people pass the time in leisure.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. an apartment where the members of a family usually sit, as distinguished from a drawing-room, parlor, chamber, or kitchen.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Sufficient space for sitting in: as, sitting-room could not be got in the hall.
  • n. A room in which people sit; in many houses, the parlor or room most commonly occupied by the family.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a room in a private house or establishment where people can sit and talk and relax


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