- a chamber or room that serves as a waiting room and entrance to a larger room or an apartment; anteroom.
Origin of antechamber
Related Words for antechamberhallway, porch, hall, vestibule, corridor, foyer, doorway, chamber, apartment, cage, cubicle, box, room, cell, bedroom, lobby, passageway, gateway, passage, antechamber
Examples from the Web for antechamber
Contemporary Examples of antechamber
Once inside the school cafeteria, which served as an antechamber, each candidate had his own booth.The Bizarro World Of Iowa’s GOP Convention
June 23, 2014
Historical Examples of antechamber
He dashed out into the antechamber, and I heard him bellowing orders.The Strolling Saint
She was removed to the Conciergerie, the antechamber of the guillotine.The Historical Nights Entertainment, Second Series
No sooner had I appeared in the antechamber than I was ushered into the presence of the secretary.Sir Jasper Carew
Charles James Lever
In your antechamber a capricious tyrant waits us all at birth.
The antechamber is full of them; and there they are—on promotion, you understand.Little Novels of Italy
Maurice Henry Hewlett
- another name for anteroom