strong room

noun

Definition of strong room

: a room for money or valuables specially constructed to be fireproof and burglarproof

First Known Use of strong room

1844


STRONG ROOM Defined for English Language Learners

strong room

noun

Definition of strong room for English Language Learners

  • : a special room in a bank where money and other valuable things can be kept safe


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