restroom

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noun rest·room \ˈrest-ˌrüm, -ˌru̇m\

Definition of restroom

US

  1. :  a room or suite of rooms in a public space providing toilets and lavatories :  a public bathroom

Examples of restroom in a Sentence

  1. I wasn't feeling well and had to make a number of trips to the restroom.

Recent Examples of restroom from the Web

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1899

First Known Use of restroom

1899


RESTROOM Defined for English Language Learners

restroom

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Definition of restroom for English Language Learners

  • : a room in a public place with a sink and toilet


RESTROOM Defined for Kids

restroom

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noun rest·room \ˈrest-ˌrüm, -ˌru̇m\

Definition of restroom for Students

  1. :  a room with a toilet and sink



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