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[stawr-room, -roo m, stohr-]
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  1. a room in which stores are kept.
  2. room or space for storage.
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Origin of storeroom

First recorded in 1740–50; store + room
Related formssub·store·room, noun
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Related Words

cellar, granary, storehouse, silo, safe, arsenal, warehouse, magazine, depository, vault, depot, archive, stockroom

Examples from the Web for storeroom

Historical Examples

  • In spite of her dislike of the man Joan had no hesitation in passing into the storeroom.

    The Golden Woman

    Ridgwell Cullum

  • He told of its final discovery in the secret box of the storeroom on the Nettie.

    The Harbor of Doubt

    Frank Williams

  • She had her back to him, and was busily employed in the storeroom.

  • It was a storeroom for broken chairs and rusty utensils and dried apples.

  • No,—the table wasn't set, but in the storeroom there was plenty of food.

British Dictionary definitions for storeroom


  1. a room in which things are stored
  2. room for storing
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