wet bar


Definition of wet bar 

: a bar for mixing drinks (as in a home) that contains a sink with running water

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Nearby is a breakfast nook and a wet bar with another refrigerator and sink. Janet Eastman, OregonLive.com, "Dreamy orphaned dome home, finally completed, is for sale (photos)," 31 May 2018 Ideally located between the stairs and family room is a wet bar with a sink and wine chiller. Lisa Zapalac, Houston Chronicle, "New West University Place home offers open plan, flexible design," 15 Apr. 2018 The property also includes a detached, two-car carriage house with its own upstairs suite and wet bar. Shannon Rooney, Philly.com, "It's Shore Time: On the way to Cape May," 11 June 2018 Some of the home’s many highlights includes a beautiful formal dining room, a gallery and wet bar that are surrounded by views of the pristine grounds; an island kitchen and morning room, and a large butler’s pantry. Lisa Zapalac, Houston Chronicle, "Prime Property: Briscoe-designed River Oaks home registered as historic landmark," 6 Apr. 2018 The cozy home office across the hall has two skylights, a closet and a wet bar. Linda Hingham, courant.com, "Property of the Week: 198 Woodland Street, Glastonbury," 29 Jan. 2018 The main and cottage buildings include queen beds, jetted spa tubs, gas fireplaces and wet bars with a refrigerator. Special To The Oregonian, OregonLive.com, "Gerry Frank's picks: Manzanita offers no-frills, local feel on Oregon Coast," 31 Aug. 2017 Among living areas is a a two-story living room that offers a fireplace and wet bar, and a formal dining room lined with wood paneling. Jack Flemming, latimes.com, "Former Sonics star Shawn Kemp looks to sell lakeside retreat near Seattle," 4 July 2018 The luxury kitchen, wet bar, game room and exercise room will keep everyone busy. Dana Burke, Houston Chronicle, "Stunning, New Orleans-like Woodlands mansion listed at $3.2 million," 22 June 2018

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First Known Use of wet bar

1967, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of wet bar

: a small counter in a house, hotel room, etc., that contains a sink and that is used for making alcoholic drinks

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