Definition of war room
1 : a room at a military headquarters where maps showing the current status of troops in battle are maintained
2 : a room (as at a business headquarters) used for conferences and planning that is often specially equipped (as with computers, or charts)
Examples of war room in a sentence
the war room of the candidate's campaign headquarters
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WAR ROOM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of war room for English Language Learners
: a room where battles are planned that is equipped with maps, computers, etc.
: a room where people meet and exchange plans, ideas, information, etc., in an active way
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