dressing room

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dressing room

n.
1. A room, as in a theater, for changing costumes or clothes and applying makeup.
2. A fitting room.

dressing room

n
1. (Theatre) theatre a room backstage for an actor to change clothing and to make up
2. (Clothing & Fashion) any room used for changing clothes, such as one at a sports ground or off a bedroom
3. (Soccer) (in sport, esp soccer) a sense of camaraderie or team spirit
4. (Rugby) (in sport, esp soccer) a sense of camaraderie or team spirit

dress′ing room`


n.
a room in which to get dressed, esp. one for performers in a theater, television studio, or the like.
[1665–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dressing room - a room in which you can change clothesdressing room - a room in which you can change clothes
bathhouse, bathing machine - a building containing dressing rooms for bathers
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"
room - an area within a building enclosed by walls and floor and ceiling; "the rooms were very small but they had a nice view"
theater, theatre, house - a building where theatrical performances or motion-picture shows can be presented; "the house was full"
Translations
zkušební kabinka
prøverum
sovituskoppi
prostorija za probanje odjeće
試着室
탈의실
garderoba
provrum
ห้องลองเสื้อผ้า
buồng thử quần áo

dressing room

n (in theatre) → camerino (Sport) → spogliatoio

dressing room

غُرْفَةُ القِيَاس zkušební kabinka prøverum Umkleidekabine δοκιμαστήριο probador sovituskoppi cabine d’essayage prostorija za probanje odjeće camerino 試着室 탈의실 paskamer prøverom przymierzalnia gabinete de provas, provador примерочная provrum ห้องลองเสื้อผ้า soyunma odası buồng thử quần áo 试衣间
References in classic literature ?
The infusion of the amateurs clogged the working of things behind the stage, crowded the passages, dressing rooms, and wings, and forced everybody into everybody else's way.
A dressing room she finally found, jammed with three other amateur "ladies," who were "making up" with much noise, high-pitched voices, and squabbling over a lone mirror.
He even went so far as to give Edna a dressing room to herself, to the unspeakable envy of the three other amateur ladies of previous acquaintance.
Adjoining my sleeping apartment were baths, dressing rooms, and other sleeping and living apartments, in all some ten rooms on this floor.
I was obliged to, Bunny; but I had to watch the lights out one by one, and give them a good hour after that I went through that dressing room at my leisure this time; the only difficulty was to spot the son's quarters at the back of the house; but I overcame it, as you see, in the end.
The royal dressmakers had the little girl's measure, so they kept the closets in her dressing room filled with lovely dresses of every description and suitable for every occasion.
Oh, Anne," gasped Jane, as they fled to the girls' dressing room amid hearty cheers.
Challenger sat at the centre table with the electric light illuminating the slide under the microscope which he had brought from his dressing room.
Kamerovsky got up too, and Vronsky, not waiting for him to go, shook hands and went off to his dressing room.
The old prince always dressed in old-fashioned style, wearing an antique coat and powdered hair; and when Prince Andrew entered his father's dressing room (not with the contemptuous look and manner he wore in drawing rooms, but with the animated face with which he talked to Pierre), the old man was sitting on a large leather-covered chair, wrapped in a powdering mantle, entrusting his head to Tikhon.
Kitty and I are going up stairs to sit in my dressing room.
There was a good deal of giggling as the girls came out from the little dressing room and joined their waiting escorts, who stood in a line against the wall, mostly struggling with refractory gloves.