- a room set apart for smoking, as in a hotel or clubhouse.
Origin of smoking room
First recorded in 1680–90
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Examples from the Web for smoking room
I went into the smoking-room and sat down before the spinet.Read ‘The King in Yellow,’ the ‘True Detective’ Reference That’s the Key to the Show
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February 20, 2014
The staff went hopelessly down the stairs to the smoking-room, and smoked.
When he missed him,—in the smoking-room, that was,—he asked for him.
"But I do not expert to be a habitué of the smoking-room," said Miss Earle.
But this grotesque sentiment did not pass current even in the smoking-room.
And so the young man betook himself once more to the smoking-room.A Woman Intervenes
esp Brit smoke room
- a room, esp in a hotel or club, for those who wish to smoke
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