Utility room


Utility room

A utility room is a room in a house, which is the descendant of the scullery. The utility room typically contains washing machine, tumble dryer, and other appliances which, in houses without such a room, would be in the kitchen or laundry.

ee also

*Furnace room
*Mechanical room


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  • utility room — {n.} A room in a house or building for machinery and other things important in the daily use of the building and the work of the people in it. * /There is a utility room upstairs where Mother does the laundry./ * /The oil burner is kept in the… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • utility room — {n.} A room in a house or building for machinery and other things important in the daily use of the building and the work of the people in it. * /There is a utility room upstairs where Mother does the laundry./ * /The oil burner is kept in the… …   Dictionary of American idioms

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  • utility room — storage room, maintenance room, room with laundering or upkeep facilities …   English contemporary dictionary

  • utility room — noun A room that contains typically washing machine, tumble dryer, and other appliances which, in houses without such a room, would be in the kitchen or laundry …   Wiktionary


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