women's room
noun Date: circa 1937 ladies' room

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • women's room — n AmE a public ↑toilet for women British Equivalent: ladies →↑men s room …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • women's room — women s rooms N COUNT: usu the N in sing The women s room is a toilet for women in a public building. [mainly AM] …   English dictionary

  • women's room — wom′en s room n. ladies room • Etymology: 1850–55 …   From formal English to slang

  • women's room — noun : ladies room * * * noun, pl ⋯ rooms [count] US : ↑ladies room …   Useful english dictionary

  • women's room. — See ladies room. [1850 55] * * * …   Universalium

  • women's room — noun (C) especially AmE a public toilet (2) for women …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • women's room. — See ladies room. [1850 55] …   Useful english dictionary

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