bunkroom

or bunk-room

[buhngk-room ‐roo m]

Origin of bunkroom

1845–50; bunk1 + room
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Examples from the Web for bunkroom

Historical Examples of bunkroom

  • We went to the bunkroom, and he stopped in the middle of taking off his shirt.

    The Stoker and the Stars

    Algirdas Jonas Budrys (AKA John A. Sentry)

  • He got up, and his movements about the bunkroom aroused his chums.

  • But with visions of four o'clock in the morning, the hour assigned us to begin our work, I returned to the bunkroom to go to bed.

    The Yazoo Mystery

    Irving Craddock

  • MacReidie said the duffelbag broke loose and floated into the middle of the bunkroom during acceleration.

    The Stoker and the Stars

    Algirdas Jonas Budrys (AKA John A. Sentry)

  • He stared at the whitewashed wall of the bunkroom, visioning his possible future domicile.

    The Long Dim Trail

    Forrestine C. Hooker