en suite

adverb or adjective
\ än-ˈswēt How to pronounce en suite (audio) , äⁿ-ˈswēt How to pronounce en suite (audio) \

Definition of en suite

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

Examples of en suite in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Both bedrooms have en suite bathrooms, and one of the suites has a large walk-in closet. Mary Grace Granados, Dallas News, "This Dallas condo has a view over the treetops and a wood-paneled library perfect for book lovers," 22 Dec. 2020 An abundance of storage in the en suite bathroom allows for a clutter-free visual environment, while a copper soaking tub in front of a shower column begs you to submerge. House Beautiful, "This Bedroom Is the Ultimate Oasis," 14 Oct. 2020 The house, which features nine en suite bedrooms, a parlor, game room, dining room, wine cellar, commercial kitchen, three-room carriage house and an 85-seat ballroom, is listed as a private residence. oregonlive, "Portland’s White House Bed & Breakfast is for sale as a private home," 26 Nov. 2020 The downstairs primary suite has an en suite bathroom. Mary Grace Granados, Dallas News, "Take a look at this contemporary Preston Hollow home that was noticed by Architectural Digest," 12 Nov. 2020 Another bedroom sits on the first floor, with an en suite bathroom. Dallas News, "Take a look at this four-bedroom home ‘right across the street’ from Grapevine’s Parr Park," 29 Oct. 2020 The colorful menagerie—or, more specifically, the Cole & Son wallpaper depicting it—fills their en suite bathroom, visible from the bed through a pair of French doors. House Beautiful, "This Florida Home Is Full of Dramatic Touches (Like Monkey Wallpaper)," 15 Oct. 2020 The second bedroom is equally as amazing and also features fantastic views and an en suite bathroom. Amanda Molitor, The Denver Post, "This City Park condo has incredible views and amazing amenities," 2 Apr. 2020 The French doors that originally divided the space from the kitchen were removed and reused for the bedroom’s en suite bath. House Beautiful, "This Florida Home Is Full of Dramatic Touches (Like Monkey Wallpaper)," 15 Oct. 2020

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First Known Use of en suite

1784, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for en suite

French

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The first known use of en suite was in 1784

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27 Dec 2020

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“En suite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/en%20suite. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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More Definitions for en suite

en suite

adjective or adverb
How to pronounce en suite (audio) How to pronounce en suite (audio)

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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