noun \ˈan-ti-ˌrüm, -ˌrm\

: a small room that is connected to a larger room and used as a place for people to wait before going into the larger room

Full Definition of ANTEROOM

:  an outer room that leads to another room and that is often used as a waiting room

First Known Use of ANTEROOM


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