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shed room

noun Chiefly Southern U.S.
  1. a storage room.
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Origin of shed room

An Americanism dating back to 1815–25
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Historical Examples of shed room

  • Before he went to bed in the shed-room he raised the window.

    Frank of Freedom Hill

    Samuel A. Derieux

  • In a shed-room he found a bench, dusted it, and brought it in for her.

  • The door of the shed-room suddenly opened and Mary stood before her.

    The Foolish Virgin

    Thomas Dixon

  • A stir in the shed-room—a half-suppressed cough and a clearing of the throat.

  • She presently stepped into the shed-room, and there looked over the piles of quilts.

    His "Day In Court"

    Charles Egbert Craddock (AKA Mary Noailles Murfree)