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A waiting room or lounge for the use of performers when they are offstage, as in a theater or concert hall.
[So called because such rooms were originally painted green.]
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(Theatre) (esp formerly) a backstage room in a theatre where performers may rest or receive visitors
[C18: probably from its original colour]
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a lounge, as in a theater, for use by performers when they are not onstage.
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A room or area in a theater where actors can relax while not on stage.
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|Noun||1.||greenroom - a backstage room in a theater where performers rest or have visitors|
room - an area within a building enclosed by walls and floor and ceiling; "the rooms were very small but they had a nice view"
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greenroomgreen room [ˈgriːnruːm] n [theatre, TV studio] → foyer m des artistesgreen salad n → salade f vertegreen thumb n (US) to have a green thumb (= be good with plants) → avoir la main verteGreenwich Mean Time [ˌgrɛnɪtʃˈmiːntaɪm]
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
greenroom[ˈgriːnˌruːm] n (Theatre) → camerino
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995