recreation room

noun
|Updated on: 17 Jul 2018

Definition of recreation room

1 : a room (such as a rumpus room) used for recreation and relaxation called also rec room
2 : a public room (as in a hospital) for recreation and social activities

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First Known Use of recreation room

1832

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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RECREATION ROOM Defined for English Language Learners

recreation room

Definition of recreation room for English Language Learners

  • : a public room in a school, hospital, etc., that is used for games and social activities

  • : a room in a house that is used for playing games, watching television, etc.


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