workroom

[wurk-room, -roo m]
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Origin of workroom

First recorded in 1820–30; work + room
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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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