front room


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Recent Examples on the Web According to a Facebook post by the Chabad, the driver had nearly hit a volunteer film crew and the man intervened, stepping in between the driver and the Chabad house, where children were in the front room. Erin Donaghue, CBS News, "Kentucky man run over by car during Hanukkah celebration says driver used anti-Semitic slurs," 14 Dec. 2020 The community member who stepped in was part trying to keep the driver away from children who were in the front room of the Chabad, according to the Facebook post. Washington Post, "Driver shouted anti-Semitic slurs, ran over a man at menorah lighting, authorities say: ‘Hateful, hurtful and cowardly’," 14 Dec. 2020 First responders found Dowd on the floor in a front room. Ramon Antonio Vargas | Staff Writer,, "Self-defense claimed in Lower Garden District fatal stabbing, New Orleans court records show," 21 Nov. 2020 Near the front room of the clinic, Law stores thousands of semen specimens, stacked in tanks of liquid nitrogen. Ashley Stimpson, Longreads, "Shades of Grey," 31 Oct. 2020 Besides four bedrooms, the Kilgore's furnished unit has one bathroom, a kitchen and a small front room. Paul Vercammen, CNN, "Shipping containers in Los Angeles becoming homes for the homeless," 18 Oct. 2020 Last week a Mexican woman with four children rang our doorbell and asked if our front room was for rent. Eula Biss, The New Yorker, "A House Is Not a Home," 30 Aug. 2020 The morning light in my front room is very flattering. Snap. Pam Mandel, Longreads, "Self Portrait With iPhone," 13 May 2020 The one at 54 Tradd Street, for example, was home to Charleston's fifth postmaster, who operated the post office out of his front room. Jennifer Billock, Smithsonian Magazine, "The Suffragist With a Passion for Saving Charleston’s Historic Architecture," 23 Mar. 2020

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First Known Use of front room

1781, in the meaning defined above

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20 Dec 2020

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“Front room.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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