family room

noun
Updated on: 23 Nov 2017

Definition of family room

: a large room designed as a recreation center and informal gathering place for members of a family

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First Known Use of family room

1772


FAMILY ROOM Defined for English Language Learners

family room

noun

Definition of family room for English Language Learners

  • : a large, informal room in a family's house that is designed as a place for children and parents to spend time playing and relaxing

  • : a room in a pub in which children are allowed



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