sun parlor


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sun′ par`lor


n.
a room or porch with many large windows exposed to sunshine; sun porch; solarium.
Also called sunroom.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sun parlor - a room enclosed largely with glass and affording exposure to the sunsun parlor - a room enclosed largely with glass and affording exposure to the sun
room - an area within a building enclosed by walls and floor and ceiling; "the rooms were very small but they had a nice view"
References in classic literature ?
As she stepped nearer and peered longingly out, she saw something else: she saw, only a little way below the window, the wide, flat tin roof of Miss Polly's sun parlor built over the porte-cochere.
Down-stairs in Miss Polly's room next the sun parlor, Miss Polly herself was hurrying into dressing gown and slippers, her face white and frightened.
Somebody is on the roof of the sun parlor. He must have climbed up the rose-trellis or somewhere, and of course he can get right into the house through the east window in the attic.