withdrawing room


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withdrawing room

n
an archaic term for drawing room
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Noun1.withdrawing room - a formal room where visitors can be received and entertainedwithdrawing room - a formal room where visitors can be received and entertained
reception room - a room for receiving and entertaining visitors (as in a private house or hotel)
References in classic literature ?
My "best" room, however, my withdrawing room, always ready for company, on whose carpet the sun rarely fell, was the pine wood behind my house.
Next to Apsleys, the Withdrawing Room and the Library bar house the "Liquid History", a collection of vintage cognacs, some of which are over 200 years old.