noun Older Use.
Origin of keeping room
Examples from the Web for keeping room
Faith went without another word into the keeping-room, and shut the door of communication.Curious, if True|Elizabeth Gaskell
Oh, if you could hear the Sunday night singing in that little "keeping-room!"Folly as It Flies|Fanny Fern
In the rear was the family kitchen, keeping-room, and drawing-room, all in one.The Old Inns of Old England, Volume II (of 2)|Charles G. Harper
Mrs Benson could talk, but she could act as well, and she soon had the two lads upon the snug “keeping-room” sofa.Hollowdell Grange|George Manville Fenn
"There ought to be room enough in the dining-room and keeping-room for two extra people," she said decidedly.A Little Girl in Old Salem|Amanda Minnie Douglas