work·​room | \ ˈwərk-ˌrüm How to pronounce workroom (audio) , -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.
Recent Examples on the Web With these designers mere moments away from the final, the workroom's about to get even spicier. Lauren Puckett-pope, ELLE, 22 Jan. 2022 In 1980, the poet Thom Gunn hung a poster of Sid Vicious in his workroom. Jeremy Lybarger, The New Republic, 17 June 2022 One thing that can complicate things in Wauwatosa is the library uses an automatic book sorter that empties into bins in a workroom. Erik S. Hanley, Journal Sentinel, 20 June 2022 The lower level contains an extra room that could be used either as a home office or extra bedroom, plus a workroom that could be fitted for carpentry, sewing, an Etsy business or art-making. Mary Carole Mccauley, Baltimore Sun, 8 June 2022 In the main workroom, a large, rectangular space with glass doors that lead to a promenade on the water, a studio assistant—one of six—was working on the raffia skirt of an eyeless woman. The New Yorker, 21 Mar. 2022 In the preview clip, each queen gets a chance to strut their stuff in their favorite look while entering the workroom (and giving the other queens a show). Hattie Lindert,, 13 Apr. 2022 Gordon brought out Miro Hermes and Francois Bouchet, both wearing the traditional white coats of a workroom; these gentlemen who work as pattern-makers are retiring from the house after 22 and 19 years, respectively. Laurie Brookins, The Hollywood Reporter, 14 Feb. 2022 On a recent Thursday, more than a dozen educators gathered in a workroom to talk about area and perimeter, a concept that students currently were struggling with. al, 6 Dec. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of workroom

1665, in the meaning defined above

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16 Jul 2022

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“Workroom.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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