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family room

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noun
  1. a room in a house used as a center for family activities.

Origin of family room

First recorded in 1850–55
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Examples from the Web for family room

Historical Examples

  • The others were in the family-room, which was also dining-room.

    The Other Girls

    Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney

  • In a family-room, in another part of this building, one of your comrades is raving in delirium.