guardroom


guard·room

noun \ˈgärd-ˌrüm, -ˌrm\

Definition of GUARDROOM

1
:  a room occupied by a military guard during its term of duty
2
:  a room where military prisoners are confined

Examples of GUARDROOM

  1. <hauled the prisoners of war into the guardroom and sent for the doctor on duty>

First Known Use of GUARDROOM

1671

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