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rec room

 (rĕk)
n. Informal
A recreation room.
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rec room

n
US and Canadian a room in a house used by the family for relaxation and entertainment. In full: recreation room
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rec room - a room equipped for informal entertainingrec room - a room equipped for informal entertaining
canteen - a recreation room in an institution
family room - a recreation room in a private house
room - an area within a building enclosed by walls and floor and ceiling; "the rooms were very small but they had a nice view"
game room, playroom, rumpus room - a recreation room for noisy activities (parties or children's play etc)
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"It was called camping but it was more like sleeping bags on the rec room floor.
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There was also a kitchen, rec room, clinic, sewage system, air filter, arsenal and enough food for six months.
They included a "rec room" for teenagers, which boasts a seating area, table football and a pool table, and for younger children themed areas around cars, the jungle and outer space.
eSports have brought video games out of the rec room and into the stadiums, continued Lopez.
A downstairs rec room was built for entertaining and also has its own patio.
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Maybe the kids hit the basement or rec room and sports fans huddle in the family room around the TV.
LOOPS also does its part to help inmates make the transition back to society via the Re-Entry Chapel, or REC Room, a weekly church service tailored to their needs.
The open concept throughout the kitchen and family room, combined with the rec room and spacious backyard, provide so much possibility to make this home your own.