living room

noun
Updated on: 12 May 2018

Definition of living room

1 : a room in a residence used for the common social activities of the occupants
2 : lebensraum called also living space

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First Known Use of living room

1787

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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LIVING ROOM Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of living room for English Language Learners

  • : a room in a house for general family use


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living room

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Definition of living room for Students

: a room in a house for general family use


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