bed-sitting room

noun bed-sit·ting room
variants: or less commonly bedsitting room

Definition of bed-sitting room

plural bed-sitting rooms also bedsitting rooms
British
:bedsit
  • When George leaves for the factory Pam packs and leaves for London, where in a cold, filthy bed-sitting room she concludes the novel's opening section by turning on the gas.
  • —Alan CheuseNew York Times Book Review12 Dec. 1982

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First Known Use of bed-sitting room

1883


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