booking office

noun British.

a ticket office, especially one in a railway station.

Origin of booking office

First recorded in 1830–40 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for booking office

Historical Examples of booking office

  • I flung the man half a sovereign, and darted into the booking-office.

  • At the booking-office he was told that the special train for the Sutlej had just gone.

    Mary Gray

    Katharine Tynan

  • And next moment we had repassed the barrier, back into the booking-office.

  • If you get to the station first, wait for us at the booking-office.

  • “Not time now,” I heard him say, as I dashed into the booking-office.


    Talbot Baines Reed