standing room

noun
Updated on: 12 Nov 2017

Definition of standing room

: space for standing; especially : accommodation available for spectators or passengers after all seats are filled

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STANDING ROOM Defined for English Language Learners

standing room

noun

Definition of standing room for English Language Learners

  • : space available for people to stand after all seats are filled


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