powder room


noun

a room containing a toilet and washing facilities for women; lavatory.
such a room provided for the use of female guests, as in a restaurant or nightclub.

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Origin of powder room

First recorded in 1905–10
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powder room

noun

euphemistic a lavatory for women in a restaurant, department store, etc
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