dining room


Definition of dining room

: a room used for eating meals

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Snag the private dining room at buzzy Bank & Bourbon for inspired American eats. Juliet Izon, Redbook, "And the Very Best City for a Girls' Getaway Is...," 7 Aug. 2018 Pointing a handgun at Htee Moo’s chest and neck, Singarath pushed him into the dining room, while demanding cash. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Some refugees resettling in America find gun violence instead of peace," 27 June 2018 The space is inviting, with light brick and earth tones and an attractive arch leading into the back dining room. Leeanne Griffin, courant.com, "Tyler Anderson Brings His Love Of Spain To His New Porrón & Piña Restaurant," 4 May 2018 The elegant dining room at Final Cut offers commanding views of the surrounding mountains. Michele Parente, sandiegouniontribune.com, "What you need to know about the 10 San Diego-area casinos," 29 Apr. 2018 Another semi-private room fronted by a house facade inspired by the flowery painted village of Zalipie juts out into the main dining room while female servers in handmade Polish folk dresses shuttle trays of food from the kitchen. Mark Kurlyandchik, Detroit Free Press, "Review: Polka serves some of metro Detroit's best Polish food, in Troy," 25 Apr. 2018 Shorts and tanks will be accepted for breakfast and lunch, but not in the main dining room at dinner. Rosemary Mcclure, latimes.com, "Shorts and tank tops get thumbs down in Royal Caribbean dining rooms. Yes, the cruise line changed its dress code again," 24 Apr. 2018 Lacosta Doby sat in a large dining room at a Golden Corral in south Charlotte, scrolling through his iPhone for videos to show of his son, DaQuan Shannon, playing sports. Lavendrick Smith, charlotteobserver, "Talented teen had NFL dreams, but he was gunned down outside a Charlotte gas station | Charlotte Observer," 8 Apr. 2018 Natural light streams from the tall windows into the dining room, illuminating the rustic-looking wood tables and chairs. James Patrick Kelly, idahostatesman, "The Wylder dishes up some of the best pizza in Boise | Idaho Statesman," 22 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of dining room

1601, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of dining room was in 1601

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: a room that is used for eating meals

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