noun Date: 1736 a large room used for dances

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  • Ballroom — ist das englische Wort für deutsch Ballsaal. Ballroom ist Namensteil unter Anderem folgender Veranstaltungsgebäude: Barrowland Ballroom, Tanzclub in Glasgow, Schottland Bowery Ballroom, Ballsaal in New York, USA Savoy Ballroom, Tanzclub in… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • ballroom — (n.) 1736, from BALL (Cf. ball) (n.2) + ROOM (Cf. room) (n.). Ballroom dancing is attested by 1872 …   Etymology dictionary

  • Ballroom — Ball room , n. A room for balls or dancing. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ballroom — ► NOUN ▪ a large room for formal dancing …   English terms dictionary

  • ballroom — [bôl′ro͞om΄] n. a large hall for dancing …   English World dictionary

  • Ballroom — This article is about the architectural element known as a ballroom. For the style of dance, see ballroom dance. For the musical, see Ballroom (musical). A ballroom is a large room inside a building, the designated purpose of which is holding… …   Wikipedia

  • ballroom — UK [ˈbɔːlruːm] / US [ˈbɔlˌrum] noun [countable] Word forms ballroom : singular ballroom plural ballrooms a very large room used for dancing …   English dictionary

  • ballroom — noun Ballroom is used before these nouns: ↑dance, ↑dancer, ↑dancing …   Collocations dictionary

  • ballroom — Synonyms and related words: amusement park, cabaret, cafe chantant, cafe dansant, casino, chamber, chambre, dance floor, dance hall, dancery, dancing pavilion, entertainment industry, fun fair, grand ballroom, juke joint, night spot, nightclub,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • ballroom — [[t]bɔ͟ːlruːm[/t]] ballrooms N COUNT A ballroom is a very large room that is used for dancing …   English dictionary

  • ballroom — n. a large room or hall for dancing. Phrases and idioms: ballroom dancing formal social dancing as a recreation …   Useful english dictionary

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