keeping room

noun

Definition of keeping room

: a common room (as in a colonial house) usually used for multiple purposes

First Known Use of keeping room

1771, in the meaning defined above

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“Keeping room.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/keeping%20room. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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