showroom

noun
show·​room | \ ˈshō-ˌrüm How to pronounce showroom (audio) , -ˌru̇m \

Definition of showroom

: a room where merchandise is exhibited for sale or where samples are displayed

Examples of showroom in a Sentence

The stereo was a showroom model.
Recent Examples on the Web Russian troops broke into the showroom of one company, Agrotek, and made off with more than a million euros’ worth of farm equipment, including two advanced combines, a tractor, and a seeding machine. Joshua Yaffa, The New Yorker, 16 May 2022 The South Windsor Chamber of Commerce celebrates the Bahler Brothers grand reopening of its design showroom with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 4 p.m. Thursday, April 28, at 24 Jeffrey Drive. Hartford Courant, 22 Apr. 2022 Stepping off the busy streets of Paris into the Paul Smith showroom to discover the autumn-winter 2022 women’s ready-to-wear collection is like stepping into the yesteryear of the 1960s. Allyson Portee, Forbes, 7 Mar. 2022 Valliant was allegedly identified as having been involved in the brazen daytime smash-and-grab robbery on Dec. 11, 2021, at Gold Coast Exotic Motor Cars, where two men reportedly broke into the showroom. Stephanie Pagones, Fox News, 5 Feb. 2022 The store’s fourth floor had completely turned into a showroom, courtesy of Patricia Urquiola. Elise Taylor, Vogue, 7 Dec. 2021 The platform transports users into a digital showroom with virtual clothes and shoes, which users can try on using a digital avatar. Jessica Hullinger, The Week, 23 Feb. 2018 The 46,000-square-foot space, which officially opened in November, acts as part showroom and part art gallery. Bymorgan Korn, ABC News, 23 Apr. 2022 Its existing Subaru showroom and sales office will be remodeled as a Chrysler, Dodge, Ram and Jeep dealership. Don Stacom, Hartford Courant, 8 Apr. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of showroom

1616, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

20 May 2022

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“Showroom.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/showroom. Accessed 20 May. 2022.

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