lunchroom

noun lunch·room \ ˈlənch-ˌrüm , -ˌru̇m \
Updated on: 11 Dec 2017

Definition of lunchroom

2 : a room (as in a school) where lunches supplied on the premises or brought from home may be eaten

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First Known Use of lunchroom

1830


LUNCHROOM Defined for English Language Learners

lunchroom

noun

Definition of lunchroom for English Language Learners

  • : a large room in a school or business where people eat lunch


LUNCHROOM Defined for Kids

lunchroom

noun lunch·room \ ˈlənch-ˌrüm , -ˌru̇m \

Definition of lunchroom for Students

: a room (as in a school) where lunch may be eaten


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