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coatroom

[koht-room, -roo m]
noun
  1. cloakroom(def 1).
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Origin of coatroom

First recorded in 1865–70; coat + room
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Examples from the Web for coatroom

Historical Examples

  • When they did venture, tables got in their way, and they sought to cover embarrassment by heavy jocularity at the coatroom.

    Babbitt

    Sinclair Lewis

  • Boys filed in from one coatroom, girls from another, at the stroke of nine on the following Monday morning.

  • Not to seem to spy upon her, Weatheral made his way back though the coatroom without disclosing himself.

    The Lovely Lady

    Mary Austin

  • The federalist members were released from the coatroom and sadly walked home.

    The Rise of the Dutch Kingdom

    Hendrik Willem van Loon

  • Out in the coatroom Dick snatched his hat from the nail as though he were in haste to get away.