schoolroom

[skool-room, -roo m]
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noun

a room in which a class is conducted or pupils are taught.

Nearby words

  1. schoolman,
  2. schoolmarm,
  3. schoolmaster,
  4. schoolmate,
  5. schoolmistress,
  6. schools,
  7. schoolteacher,
  8. schoolteacherish,
  9. schoolteaching,
  10. schoolwork

Origin of schoolroom

First recorded in 1765–75; school1 + room

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Word Origin and History for schoolroom

schoolroom

n.

1773, from school (n.1) + room (n.).

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