standing room

noun

Definition of standing room

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

First Known Use of standing room

1603


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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