stateroom

noun
state·​room | \ˈstāt-ˌrüm, -ˌru̇m\

Definition of stateroom 

2 : a private room on a railroad car with one or more berths and a toilet

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Norwegian has also added 74 connecting mini-suite staterooms for large family parties. Chabeli Herrera, miamiherald, "Riding 30 mph go-karts at sea? NCL strives for high-energy fun with its new cruise ship | Miami Herald," 11 May 2018 Photos and video captured by passengers show water pouring from the ceiling and walls and flooding a ship corridor lined with dozens of staterooms. Jennifer Larino, NOLA.com, "Pipe burst aboard Carnival Dream floods staterooms, hallway mid-cruise," 4 May 2018 The ship has 658 staterooms, can carry 1,680 passengers and has eight dining options with a casino, spa, pools and entertainment and recreational activities. Doreen Christensen, Sun-Sentinel.com, "Free $50 credit or kids sail free on Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line," 6 July 2018 Interior staterooms are still available starting at $1,449, plus $285 for government fees, taxes and prepaid gratuities. Mary Forgione, latimes.com, "Rock and heavy metal bands to rule the waves on Monsters of Rock cruise," 27 Apr. 2018 Passengers can opt for a free $50 on-board credit good on excursions or spa treatments or up to two kids 16 and under can sail for free with two paying guests per stateroom. Doreen Christensen, Sun-Sentinel.com, "Free $50 credit or kids sail free on Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line," 6 July 2018 Watched Julia Roberts in My Best Friend’s Wedding in stateroom. David Jefferys, Condé Nast Traveler, "How a Cruise Helped Me Kick a 30-Year Smoking Habit," 26 Jan. 2018 The unopened Champagne was waiting on ice back in the stateroom. Alex Pulaski, latimes.com, "Say 'I do' and save money? Whoever thought you'd say that in the same sentence? But a cruise means both can happen," 10 June 2018 The break affected roughly 50 of the more than 1,800 staterooms aboard the ship. Jennifer Larino, NOLA.com, "Pipe burst aboard Carnival Dream floods staterooms, hallway mid-cruise," 4 May 2018

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First Known Use of stateroom

1660, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of stateroom was in 1660

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stateroom

noun

English Language Learners Definition of stateroom

: a private room on a ship or on a railroad car

: a large room in a palace or home that is used for special occasions

stateroom

noun
state·​room | \ˈstāt-ˌrüm, -ˌru̇m\

Kids Definition of stateroom

: a private room on a ship or a train

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