dining room


Definition of dining room

: a room used for eating meals

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The living, family and dining rooms take in garden views through sets of French doors. Los Angeles Times, "‘Good Wife’ writer-producer Ted Humphrey wraps up a sale in BHPO," 9 Aug. 2019 Your pizza will take about 15 minutes instead of 45, even when families fill all the dining rooms on the main floor and the basement party room. Louisa Chu, chicagotribune.com, "2 food tours of Chicago: Where to eat and what to drink to savor the city," 9 Aug. 2019 Accessibility: No steps, easy pathways through dining room. Soleil Ho, SFChronicle.com, "At Maum in Palo Alto, a tasting menu that celebrates Korean American classics," 8 Aug. 2019 Savor a lunch and tea in the Hall’s elegant dining room. courant.com, "Community News For The East Hartford Edition," 7 Aug. 2019 Their business is growing so fast, the formal dining room has been transformed into a prep kitchen to finish all the new orders. CBS News, "Young brothers generate buzz with their baking – and their benevolence," 2 Aug. 2019 Annemarie Jaeggi, the head of the Bauhaus Archive, told the video artist in the house’s dining room. The Economist, "Kinks in the clean lines of the Bauhaus," 1 Aug. 2019 After his first day of classes, the biology major collapsed at home on the dining room table, the room spinning around him. Ryan Prior, CNN, "This college dropout was bedridden for 11 years. Then he invented a surgery and cured himself," 27 July 2019 Neighbors banded together to clear debris-laden streets, set up community dining rooms, locate dialysis clinics powered by generators. Jorge L. Ortiz, USA TODAY, "With Ricardo Rosselló out as governor, Puerto Rico 'needs to regain its moral compass and hope.' But, how?," 26 July 2019

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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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