sun·​room ˈsən-ˌrüm How to pronounce sunroom (audio)
: a glass-enclosed porch or living room with a sunny exposure

called also sun parlor

Examples of sunroom in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The new owners can look out at the creek from the expansive outdoor deck and many interior rooms, including the sunroom, living room, dining room, kitchen, master bedroom and even the primary bathroom. Mary Carole McCauley, Baltimore Sun, 11 July 2024 The formal living room, which is connected to a sunroom, places one of the wood-burning fireplaces next to ample seating space, and a nearby patio is ideal for taking in the view and the fresh Rocky Mountain air. Demetrius Simms, Robb Report, 9 July 2024 Another bedroom has an en suite bathroom, a fireplace and direct access to a sunroom. Sophia Solano, Washington Post, 5 July 2024 Measuring 12 feet by 16 feet, the permanent sunroom is just the right size for entertaining guests, using a workspace, or serving as a space to relax. Isabel Garcia, Peoplemag, 17 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for sunroom 

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Word History

First Known Use

1812, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of sunroom was in 1812

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“Sunroom.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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