front parlor

Definition of front parlor

old-fashioned

  1. :  a room in the front part of a house or apartment that is used for spending time with guests

Word by Word Definitions

frontplay
  1. :  forehead

    :  the whole face

    :  external and often feigned appearance especially in the face of danger or adversity

  1. :  to have the front or principal side adjacent to something

    :  to have frontage on something

    :  to serve as a front

  1. :  of, relating to, or situated at the front

    :  acting as a front

    :  articulated at or toward the front of the oral passage

parlorplay
  1. :  a room used primarily for conversation or the reception of guests: such as

    :  a room in a private dwelling for the entertainment of guests

    :  a conference chamber or private reception room

  1. :  used in or suitable for a parlor

    :  fostered or advocated in comfortable seclusion without consequent action or application to affairs

    :  given to or characterized by fostering or advocating something (such as a doctrine) in such a manner


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