stateroom

noun
state·​room | \ ˈstāt-ˌrüm How to pronounce stateroom (audio) , -ˌru̇m \

Definition of stateroom

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

Examples of stateroom in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The owner’s stateroom, meanwhile, occupies a whole private deck. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, "This Epic 360-Foot Superyacht Concept Has a Helipad That Doubles as a Basketball Court," 1 Apr. 2021 Those interested may find a stateroom available in 2021 but may have to book years in advance. Geoff Whitmore, Forbes, "Are People Paying Hundreds Of Thousands Of Dollars For Cruises?," 5 Mar. 2021 The five-stateroom interior has also been super-sized, with the main lounge’s floor-to-ceiling windows providing an intimate view of the sea, and a 107-sq. Michael Verdon, Robb Report, "Ferretti’s New Wide-Body Flagship Wants to Be Your Home on the Water," 15 Mar. 2021 On their stateroom television, the couple watched as Gov. Gavin Newsom declared a state of emergency and as National Guard helicopters dropped virus test kits on the boat. Lizzie Johnson, San Francisco Chronicle, "The Grand Princess cruise was supposed to be their big anniversary celebration. Then COVID-19 hit," 6 Mar. 2021 Three influential factors are the cruise duration, cruise line and stateroom type. Geoff Whitmore, Forbes, "Are People Paying Hundreds Of Thousands Of Dollars For Cruises?," 5 Mar. 2021 Buffet stations are no longer self-serve, and safety muster drills (training on evacuation protocols) are streamed on stateroom TVs instead of happening in person. Davide Bertuccio, Travel, "Why cruise ships are setting sail again as COVID-19 rages," 25 Dec. 2020 This cost is for an interior stateroom with minimal amenities. Geoff Whitmore, Forbes, "Are People Paying Hundreds Of Thousands Of Dollars For Cruises?," 5 Mar. 2021 The vessel is fitted with not one but two infinity pools: The first is located on the sundeck, while the second sits forward of the main deck above the owner’s stateroom. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, "With Two Infinity Pools, This 128-Foot Superyacht Is Like a Miami Penthouse on the Water," 5 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of stateroom

1660, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Stateroom.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stateroom. Accessed 18 May. 2021.

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stateroom

noun

English Language Learners Definition of stateroom

: a private room on a ship or on a railroad car
British : a large room in a palace or home that is used for special occasions

stateroom

noun
state·​room | \ ˈstāt-ˌrüm How to pronounce stateroom (audio) , -ˌru̇m \

Kids Definition of stateroom

: a private room on a ship or a train

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