standing room

Origin of standing room

First recorded in 1595–1605
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Contemporary Examples of standing room

  • Last week, a standing-room only crowd watched Charlie Rose interview him at the New York Public Library.

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    Obama's Council of Elders

    William D. Cohan

    November 7, 2008

  • Last week, a standing-room only crowd watched Charlie Rose interview Rohatyn at the New York Public Library.

    The Daily Beast logo
    Obama's Council of Elders

    William D. Cohan

    November 7, 2008

Historical Examples of standing room