stillroom

noun
still·​room | \ ˈstil-ˌrüm How to pronounce stillroom (audio) , -ˌru̇m\

Definition of stillroom

British
: a room connected with the kitchen where liqueurs, preserves, and cakes are kept and beverages (such as tea) are prepared

First Known Use of stillroom

circa 1710, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for stillroom

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