barroom

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noun bar·room \ˈbär-ˌrüm, -ˌru̇m\

Definition of barroom

  1. :  a room or establishment whose main feature is a bar for the sale of liquor :  1bar 5b a barroom brawl

Examples of barroom in a sentence

  1. her mother didn't like her even to walk past the barroom because she was worried that there might be drunk people inside

1742

First Known Use of barroom

1742




BARROOM Defined for English Language Learners

barroom

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noun bar·room \ˈbär-ˌrüm, -ˌru̇m\

Definition of barroom for English Language Learners

  • : a place where alcoholic drinks are served



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