- counting house.
Origin of counting room
First recorded in 1705–15
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Examples from the Web for counting room
It will be of material assistance to you in securing a place in a counting-room.
And he threw on his hat and dashed out of the counting-room.
Dawkins supposed Duval ignorant of the whereabouts of his employer's counting-room.
The next day Paul resumed his place in Mr. Danforth's counting-room.
About half-past ten Paul started on his way to Mr. Danforth's counting-room.