coatroom
noun Date: 1870 cloakroom, checkroom

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • coatroom — n. a room where coats and other articles can be left temporarily; called also {cloakroom}. Syn: cloakroom. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • coatroom — /koht roohm , room /, n. cloakroom (def. 1). [1865 70; COAT + ROOM] * * * …   Universalium

  • coatroom — noun a cloakroom …   Wiktionary

  • coatroom — coat|room [ˈkəutrum, ru:m US ˈkout ] n AmE a ↑coat check …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • coatroom — coat|room [ kout,rum ] noun count AMERICAN a COAT CHECK …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • coatroom — n. cloakroom, room where articles (such as coats, umbrellas etc.) can be left temporarily …   English contemporary dictionary

  • coatroom — noun N. Amer. a cloakroom …   English new terms dictionary

  • coatroom — noun (C) AmE a room in a public building where you may leave your coat, hat etc while you are there; cloakroom (1) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • coatroom — coat•room [[t]ˈkoʊtˌrum, ˌrʊm[/t]] n. cloakroom 1) • Etymology: 1865–70 …   From formal English to slang

  • coatroom — noun a room where coats and other articles can be left temporarily • Syn: ↑cloakroom • Hypernyms: ↑room …   Useful english dictionary

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