cocktail lounge
noun Date: 1939 a public room (as in a hotel, club, or restaurant) where cocktails and other drinks are served

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  • cocktail lounge — cocktail lounges N COUNT A cocktail lounge is a room in a hotel, restaurant, or club where you can buy alcoholic drinks. We could go for a drink in the cocktail lounge of the Hilton,if you like …   English dictionary

  • cocktail lounge — cocktail .lounge n a public room in a hotel, restaurant etc, where you can buy alcoholic drinks …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • cocktail lounge — cocktail ,lounge noun count a bar, often in a hotel or club, where you can buy alcoholic drinks …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • cocktail lounge — ☆ cocktail lounge n. a room in a restaurant, hotel, etc. where alcoholic drinks are served …   English World dictionary

  • cocktail lounge — /ˈkɒkteɪl laʊndʒ/ (say koktayl lownj) noun → cocktail bar (def. 2) …   Australian English dictionary

  • cocktail lounge — Synonyms and related words: alehouse, bar, barrel house, barroom, beer garden, beer parlor, bistro, blind tiger, cabaret, cafe, dive, dramshop, drinking saloon, gin mill, groggery, grogshop, honky tonk, local, lounge, nightclub, pothouse, pub,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • cocktail lounge — cock′tail lounge n. 1) a public room, as in a hotel, where alcoholic drinks are served 2) a bar • Etymology: 1935–40 …   From formal English to slang

  • cocktail lounge — 1. a public room, as in a hotel or airline terminal, where cocktails and other drinks are served. 2. a bar. [1935 40] * * * …   Universalium

  • cocktail lounge — noun (C) a public room in a hotel, restaurant etc, where alcoholic drinks may be bought …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • cocktail lounge — noun a barroom in a hotel or restaurant where cocktails are served • Hypernyms: ↑barroom, ↑bar, ↑saloon, ↑ginmill, ↑taproom * * * noun, pl ⋯ lounges [count] : a room in a hotel, restaurant, etc., where cocktails and other drinks are served …   Useful english dictionary

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