Stateroom
Stateroom State"room` (st[=a]t"r[=oo]m`), n. 1. A magnificent room in a palace or great house. [1913 Webster]

2. A small apartment for lodging or sleeping in the cabin, or on the deck, of a vessel; also, a somewhat similar apartment in a railway sleeping car. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • stateroom — index chamber (compartment) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • stateroom — [stāt′ro͞om΄] n. 1. a private cabin on a ship ☆ 2. a private sleeping room in a railroad car …   English World dictionary

  • stateroom — [[t]ste͟ɪtruːm[/t]] staterooms 1) N COUNT On a passenger ship, a stateroom is a private room, especially one that is large and comfortable. [OLD FASHIONED] 2) N COUNT In a palace or other impressive building, a stateroom is a large room for use… …   English dictionary

  • stateroom — UK [ˈsteɪtˌruːm] / US [ˈsteɪtˌrum] / US [ˈsteɪtˌrʊm] noun [countable] Word forms stateroom : singular stateroom plural staterooms a) a large room in a palace or government building that is used for formal events b) a small private room on a ship… …   English dictionary

  • stateroom — noun Date: 1660 1. cabin 1a(1) 2. a private room on a railroad car with one or more berths and a toilet …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • stateroom — /stayt roohm , room /, n. a private room or compartment on a ship, train, etc. [1695 1705; STATE + ROOM] * * * …   Universalium

  • stateroom — noun a) An apartment in a palace or great house for use on ceremonial occasions b) A superior cabin for a ships officer or captain …   Wiktionary

  • stateroom — state|room [ˈsteıtrum, ru:m] n 1.) a private room or place for sleeping on a ship 2.) one of the large rooms in a palace …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • stateroom — n. private room on a ship or train …   English contemporary dictionary

  • stateroom — [ steɪtru:m, rʊm] noun 1》 a large room in a palace or public building for use on formal occasions. 2》 a captain s or superior officer s room on a ship.     ↘a private compartment on a ship.     ↘N. Amer. a private compartment on a train …   English new terms dictionary

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