Meaning of “fitting room” in the English Dictionary

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"fitting room" in British English

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fitting roomnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈfɪt.ɪŋ ˌruːm/ us /ˈfɪt̬.ɪŋ ˌruːm/

a room or area in a shop where you can put on clothes to check that they fit before you buy them

Examples from literature

  • When Mary came dancing out of the fitting room a few minutes later her first remark was so nearly an echo of Jack's that Betty smiled at the coincidence. 

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