work·​room | \ˈwərk-ˌrüm, -ˌru̇m\

Definition of workroom 

: a room used for work

Examples of workroom in a Sentence

There is a workroom at the back of the tailor's shop.

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The new building will include nursery facilities, workrooms, ample storage space, an office, five classrooms and a large multi-purpose room. Patricia Dillon, Houston Chronicle, "News & Notes: The Woodlands - March 12-16," 10 Mar. 2018 The drag queen, who is in the top four on season ten of RuPaul’s Drag Race, has dealt with homophobia, body-shaming, an abusive relationship, and a struggle with gender identity long before stepping into the workroom. Megan Friedman, Seventeen, ""Drag Race" Finalist Eureka O’Hara Says It's Time for Big Girls To Rule The World," 25 June 2018 Her fears seem legitimate, given the queens who sashay into the workroom this season. Joey Guerra, Houston Chronicle, "'RuPaul's Drag Race' Season 10 premiere recap: Mayhem Miller, Miz Cracker and Christina Aguilera," 22 Mar. 2018 There was one day that some of the girls were trying to get my attention across the workroom. Joey Guerra, Houston Chronicle, "Asia O'Hara, Kameron Michaels and Eureka O'Hara get revealing after 'Drag Race' finale," 29 June 2018 The most interesting part of this episode is RuPaul's advice during workroom critiques. Joey Guerra, Houston Chronicle, "'RuPaul's Drag Race' Season 10 recap: Two to make it right," 18 May 2018 Women employed in his workroom sang in the ensemble and the robes are still worn by the choir today. Rosemary Feitelberg | Wwd,, "The Met’s Costume Institute unveils ‘Heavenly Bodies’ exhibition during preview before the Met Gala," 7 May 2018 Guests can escape into internet oblivion in a large workroom with endlessly strong Wi-Fi. Stephen Franklin,, "Hotel or commune? New wave of lodging is aimed at digital nomads who want more than Wi-Fi," 12 Apr. 2018 Also, the ghost of someone very familiar continues to slay the workroom. Joey Guerra, Houston Chronicle, "'RuPaul's Drag Race' Season 10 recap: The age of Aquaria," 12 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of workroom

1665, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of workroom

: a room used for doing work usually inside a store

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