great room


Definition of great room

: a large room in a residence usually serving several functions (as of a dining room, living room, and family room)

Examples of great room in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This 8,126-square-foot house has a bay window in the great room, which also has two-story ceilings and a gas fireplace. Lia Picard, WSJ, 14 Sep. 2022 LaCantina glass doorways erase the boundaries between the great room, kitchen and primary suite and each of their dedicated covered patios. oregonlive, 27 July 2022 Elsewhere, the home offers a great room, a fifth guest room, large hallway closets for storage, and a laundry room complete with two washers and dryers. Demetrius Simms, Robb Report, 19 July 2022 One treasure of note is a Renaissance-style mural that was painted on the 24-foot-high ceiling in the great room. Abby Montanez, Robb Report, 25 Aug. 2022 Interior features include a chef’s kitchen, a scullery, a great room with fireplace, a conservatory/piano room, a home theater, library, playroom, elevator and a wellness suite consisting of a gym, sauna and massage room. Robyn A. Friedman, Sun Sentinel, 11 Aug. 2022 The wooden beams in the great room make its spaciousness feel cozier, while a marble wet bar exudes cool. Brianna Griff, Chron, 28 Aug. 2022 There are no interior walls between the living room, dining room and kitchen, now called a great room. oregonlive, 14 Aug. 2022 The floors are the original concrete, and kids can bike through the great room into the courtyard, which opens to the home through two sets of massive accordion doors. Sophy Chaffee, San Diego Union-Tribune, 6 Aug. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of great room

1639, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

28 Sep 2022

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“Great room.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Oct. 2022.

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