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pool hall

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noun
  1. poolroom(def 1).
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Origin of pool hall

An Americanism dating back to 1925–30
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Related Words for pool hall

hole, club, house, dive, joint, track, saloon, hall, bank, clubhouse, roadhouse, rotunda, honky-tonk, hangout, bar, dump, tavern, taproom, pub, lounge

Examples from the Web for pool hall

Historical Examples of pool hall

  • Daney drew Dirty Dan out of the pool-hall and explained the situation to him.

    Kindred of the Dust

    Peter B. Kyne

  • At eleven, when they were still in a pool-hall playing "solo" for a cent a chip, he decided to go home.

    The Dude Wrangler

    Caroline Lockhart