Meaning of “baggage room” in the English Dictionary

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"baggage room" in English

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baggage roomnoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˈbæɡ.ɪdʒ ˌruːm/ us /ˈbæɡ.ɪdʒ ˌruːm/ US UK left-luggage office

Examples from literature

  • Arriving at the station he insisted upon carrying it to the baggage room for us. 
  • I gave in at once—one always does with them—and inquired of the porter the location of the baggage room. 
  • The station master kindly permitted him to deposit his trunk in the baggage room, and to leave it there for the remainder of the week. 
  • The tip of a dollar secured the attention of the man in the baggage room. 
  • You 'll see him there on the platform, or, perhaps, in the baggage room. 

(Definition of “baggage room” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"baggage room" in Business English

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baggage roomnoun [ C, usually singular ]

uk us US UK left-luggage office

a place at a station, airport, hotel, etc. where you can leave your bags for a short time until you need them

(Definition of “baggage room” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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