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billiard room

a room in a house, club, etc., where billiards is played.
Origin of billiard room
First recorded in 1695-1705 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • The old man hardly missed him until, some months later, he learned that Lanny was working in a billiard room.

    Dominie Dean Ellis Parker Butler
  • "I think he is in the billiard room, ma'am," the man replied.

    The Hand in the Dark Arthur J. Rees
  • When he reached the Granada he loafed uneasily in the billiard room until dinner.

    Poor Man's Rock Bertrand W. Sinclair
  • Miss Heredith proceeded with rustling dignity to the billiard room.

    The Hand in the Dark Arthur J. Rees
  • And there never was an evening that we were not in the billiard room till it closed for the night.

    Twenty Years of Hus'ling J. P. Johnston
  • What the devil does Sir John mean by not having a billiard room in his house?

    Sense and Sensibility Jane Austen
  • Throughout the city there was no drinking-bar nor billiard room, so far as I am aware.

    The Complete Works of Artemus Ward Charles Farrar Browne (AKA Artemus Ward)
  • Rochester, who had been on his way to the billiard room, came back.

    The Moving Finger E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • There were handsomely furnished parlours, a well-filled library and a billiard room.

  • "Sh," cautioned Dave Dickinson, the proprietor of the billiard room.

    The Spy of the Rebellion Allan Pinkerton

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