sitting room


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The end result: an immersive apartment for Barbie, arranged into a six vignettes: a sitting room, dressing room, living room, office, dining room, and a foyer. al, "Go inside ‘Barbie: Dreaming of a Female Future,' at the Birmingham Museum of Art," 9 Aug. 2019 Halit played happily on a recent afternoon on the couple’s sitting room floor, lining up toy trucks in a convoy. New York Times, "‘Her Eyes Were Full of Fear.’ Turkey Repatriates Children of ISIS Followers.," 27 July 2019 The eight suites are enormous, with sitting rooms and soaking tubs overlooking a lagoon. Virginia Van Zanten, Vogue, "Why Botswana Should Top Your Travel List in 2019," 27 Dec. 2018 The guesthouse sports its own contemporary kitchen and sitting room, which directly overlooks the pool/spa area. Variety, The Mercury News, "Apttus co-founder Kent Perkocha scores $22 million Atherton estate," 9 June 2019 South African artist Beezy Bailey was commissioned to gather driftwood on the island; the resulting Tinker Bell–inspired sculpture now hangs over the sitting room fireplace. Gisela Williams, ELLE Decor, "An Idyllic Hotel on a Remote Island Off Scotland That Inspired Peter Pan," 1 July 2019 In the master bedroom, there is a walk-in closet, sitting room, suite and a garden tub. Indianapolis Star, "Larry Bird's $2.3 million Indianapolis mansion for sale; his Naples home off the market," 19 June 2019 Intriguing architectural details create reading nooks and small sitting rooms in the home. Darla Guillen Gilthorpe, Houston Chronicle, "Go inside the 5 most expensive homes for sale in Galveston now," 11 June 2019 The view within of long elegant hallways and inviting sitting rooms is faithful to the architecture and furnishings of the most splendid colonial-era homes. Town & Country, "These Are the 83 Top Hotels Around the World," 6 Oct. 2016

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First Known Use of sitting room

1771, in the meaning defined above

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