backroom

adjective back·room \ ˈbak-ˈrüm , -ˈru̇m \
variants: or back-room

Definition of backroom

:made or operating in an inconspicuous way :behind-the-scenes
  • backroom deals
  • a backroom politician

First Known Use of backroom

1911


back room

noun

Definition of back room

1 :a room situated in the rear
2 :the meeting place of a directing group that exercises its authority in an inconspicuous and indirect way

First Known Use of back room

1592


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