dining room


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dining room

n.
A room, as in a house or hotel, in which meals are eaten.

dining room

n
a room where meals are eaten

din′ing room`


n.
a room in which meals are eaten.
[1595–1605]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dining room - a room used for diningdining room - a room used for dining    
buffet, sideboard, counter - a piece of furniture that stands at the side of a dining room; has shelves and drawers
dining-hall - a large room at a college or university; used especially for dining
dining-room table - dining-room furniture consisting of a table on which meals can be served
dwelling, dwelling house, habitation, home, abode, domicile - housing that someone is living in; "he built a modest dwelling near the pond"; "they raise money to provide homes for the homeless"
mess hall, mess - a (large) military dining room where service personnel eat or relax
room - an area within a building enclosed by walls and floor and ceiling; "the rooms were very small but they had a nice view"
triclinium - a dining room (especially a dining room containing a dining table with couches along three sides)
Translations
jídelna
spisesal
ruokasali
blagavaonica
ebédlőétkező
ダイニングルーム
식당
jedilnica
matsal
ห้องอาหาร
yemek salonusalamanjeyemek odası
phòng ăn

dining room

[ˈdaɪnɪŋˌrʊm] nsala da pranzo

dining room

غُرْفَةُ طَعَام jídelna spisesal Esszimmer τραπεζαρία comedor ruokasali salle à manger blagavaonica sala da pranzo ダイニングルーム 식당 eetkamer spisestue jadalnia sala de jantar столовая matsal ห้องอาหาร yemek salonu phòng ăn 餐厅
References in classic literature ?
No provision had been made in the new building for a kitchen and dining room; but we discovered that by digging out a large amount of earth from under the building we could make a partially lighted basement room that could be used for a kitchen and dining room.
Early in the morning he was awakened by a rather animated discussion between two boys in the dining room below.
We distort a dozen sickly trees into unaccustomed shapes in a little yard no bigger than a dining room, and then surely they look absurd enough.
In a large dining room stood the table at which Louis XIV and his mistress Madame Maintenon, and after them Louis XV, and Pompadour, had sat at their meals naked and unattended--for the table stood upon a trapdoor, which descended with it to regions below when it was necessary to replenish its dishes.
At the appointed hour the prince, powdered and shaven, entered the dining room where his daughter-in-law, Princess Mary, and Mademoiselle Bourienne were already awaiting him together with his architect, who by a strange caprice of his employer's was admitted to table though the position of that insignificant individual was such as could certainly not have caused him to expect that honor.
In the dining room, which like all the rooms in the house was exceedingly lofty, the members of the household and the footmen- one behind each chair- stood waiting for the prince to enter.
You know that I take no wine and I prefer not to return into the dining room.
But the instant she had disappeared he pulled me, suddenly and forcibly, into the dining room and closed the door.
They were all so frightened and nervous that I directed them to go to the dining room and each have a glass of wine.
He was the same--he was the same, and seen, this time, as he had been seen before, from the waist up, the window, though the dining room was on the ground floor, not going down to the terrace on which he stood.
I got up almost mechanically, went into the dining room and drank some whiskey, and then I was moved to change my clothes.
Miss Hoole is calling you to tea," she said, tearing the children form her, and sending them off to the dining room.