sleeping porch

  1. a porch enclosed with glass or screening or a room with open sides or a row of windows used for sleeping in the open air.

Origin of sleeping porch

First recorded in 1880–85

Words Nearby sleeping porch Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use sleeping porch in a sentence

  • Greenleaf examined the kitchen, the unoccupied bedroom, the bathroom, and the sleeping porch at the back of the house.

    The Winning Clue | James Hay, Jr.
  • At about one o'clock—or between one and two—she thought she heard a sloppy footstep near the sleeping porch.

    The Winning Clue | James Hay, Jr.
  • Bristow turned off the lights in the living room and went to his dressing room to prepare for bed on the sleeping porch.

    The Winning Clue | James Hay, Jr.
  • When we opened the door down stairs there was no sign of Blanche, but such noise as was issuing from this sleeping porch!

  • Also, as a compromise, he built a sleeping porch on the second story.