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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Other draws: beverage and wine fridges, wet bars, fashionable decor, multiple televisions and en-suite bathrooms. Andrea Siegel, baltimoresun.com, "High-end rental homes in Ocean City, Rehoboth Beach offer luxury on vacation," 9 May 2018 Today the kitchen includes granite countertops, a center island, stainless steel appliances and its own wet bar. Shannon Rooney, Philly.com, "On the market: A large family home in Somerton for $559,900," 20 June 2018 The house has a theater, game room and an office with fireplace, wet bar and wine cellar. Lorraine Longhi, azcentral, "Hollywood money manager buys $3.8 million Paradise Valley mansion," 25 June 2018 Each bedroom features an en-suite bath, and the property boasts a full wet bar and a sun room as well as soaring walls of windows. Shannon Rooney, Philly.com, "It's Shore time: Some of the most expensive homes on the Brigantine market," 4 June 2018 While the basement is unfinished, a third-story bonus room with 11-foot high ceilings and a wet bar offered additional space for hanging out as well as an area exercise. Shari Rudavsky, Indianapolis Star, "They could have made D.C., their base; they chose Indy because of this historic house," 23 Feb. 2018 The property boasts a beautiful open kitchen as well as a master suite, a wet bar and multiple fireplaces. Shannon Rooney, Philly.com, "Shore Envy: Beachfront beauties on Long Beach Island," 5 July 2018 The home’s fourth floor bonus room could be used as a media room or second living room and has space for an optional wet bar. Lisa Zapalac, Houston Chronicle, "Ashlar Commons offers rooftop terraces, luxury appointments, location," 1 July 2018 There are three and half bathrooms, while the basement includes a wet bar, media room, wine cellar, and tasting room. Lauren Ro, Curbed, "Live in a Tuscany-inspired villa for $1.4M," 5 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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