\ äⁿ-ˈswēt \

Definition of en suite

: so as to form a suite : connected bathroom en suite also : so as to make a matching set

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The Room to Book The Duxton Duplex Suite at Six Senses Duxton has a lounge area on the first level and a bedroom and en suite bathroom upstairs. Laura Dannen Redman, Condé Nast Traveler, "What to Do in Singapore: The (Mini) Black Book," 14 Nov. 2018 Next to the dining room is an en suite bedroom, currently used as the master suite. Roxana Popescu, New York Times, "House Hunting in … Hungary," 20 June 2018 Photo: Hall and Hall The main ranch-style house is almost 5,800 square feet with four bedrooms, each with an en suite bathroom. Katherine Clarke, WSJ, "Giant Plantation Once Owned by Chrysler Chief Asks Almost $30 Million," 15 Nov. 2018 Photographs of sumptuous-looking king-size beds, double vanities in the en suite bathrooms—and the pair of mountain bikes that came with each tent—drove the point home. Cheryl Strayed, Vogue, "Is Glamping Camping? Wild’s Cheryl Strayed Tackles the Question—in Style," 17 July 2018 There is outdoor space on all levels, totaling 3,800 square feet, including an unfinished roof, where there is an additional en suite bedroom with a built-in bed designated as staff quarters. Vivian Marino, New York Times, "A SoHo Triplex on the Market for $65 Million," 14 June 2018 In the family’s townhouse, two of the couple’s daughters shared a bedroom; in their new home, each daughter has her own bedroom and en suite bath. J.s. Marcus, WSJ, "A Severe Spanish Villa for Easy Outdoor Living," 6 June 2018 Listing broker William Raveis Real Estate A 1,079-square-foot condo with southern exposure, an open kitchen with granite counters, and a master bedroom with an en suite bath, in a doorman building with a gym. New York Times, "Homes That Sold for Around $1,500,000," 8 July 2018 The master bedroom is below the living areas, with its own deck, pool, walk-in closet and en suite bathroom with stone tub. Kevin Brass, New York Times, "House Hunting in ... Costa Rica," 4 July 2018

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First Known Use of en suite

1784, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of en suite

—used to describe a bedroom to which a bathroom is directly connected or a bathroom that is directly connected to a bedroom

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