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workroom

[wurk-room, -roo m]
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noun
  1. a room in which work is carried on.
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Origin of workroom

First recorded in 1820–30; work + room
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Related Words for workroom

salon, gallery, shop, firm, cooperative, industry, workshop, branch, laboratory, mill, atelier, workroom, foundry, warehouse, forge, works, mint, manufactory, sweatshop

Examples from the Web for workroom

Historical Examples of workroom

  • Linda rushed into the house and carried her belongings to her workroom.

    Her Father's Daughter

    Gene Stratton-Porter

  • With her bundle on her arm she made her way to Peter's workroom.

    Her Father's Daughter

    Gene Stratton-Porter

  • I went home worried and depressed and shut myself up in my workroom.

    The Harbor

    Ernest Poole

  • Through the thin wall of my workroom I could hear Joe in his delirium.

    The Harbor

    Ernest Poole

  • To tell the truth, Nana perfected her education in nice style in the workroom!

    L'Assommoir

    Emile Zola


British Dictionary definitions for workroom

workroom

noun
  1. a room in which work, usually manual labour, is done
  2. a room in a house set aside for a hobby, such as sewing
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