Meaning of “dining room” in the English Dictionary

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"dining room" in British English

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dining roomnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈdaɪ.nɪŋ ˌruːm/ us /ˈdaɪ.nɪŋ ˌruːm/

A1 a room in which meals are eaten

Examples

  • This room has a dual purpose, serving as both a study and a dining room.
  • She sat in the dining room, enthroned on an old high-backed chair.
  • Breakfast is served in the dining room from 8.30-10.
  • He shepherded the old people towards the dining room.
  • The walls of the dining hall were panelled in oak.

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

"dining room" in American English

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dining roomnoun [ C ]

us /ˈdɑɪ·nɪŋ ˌrum, ˌrʊm/

a room in which meals are eaten

(Definition of “dining room” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)