rumpus room

noun

Definition of rumpus room

: a room usually in the basement of a home that is used for games, parties, and recreation

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First Known Use of rumpus room

1930

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rumpus room

Definition of rumpus room for English Language Learners

  • : a room usually in the basement of a house that a family uses for games, parties, etc.


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