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Meaning of “living room” in the English Dictionary

"living room" in British English

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living roomnoun [C]

uk   us   (also mainly UK sitting room)
A1 the ​room in a ​house or ​apartment that is used for ​relaxing in and ​entertainingguests

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

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living roomnoun [C]

(also livingroom)  us   /ˈlɪv·ɪŋ ˌrum, -rʊm/
the room in a ​house or ​apartment where ​peoplesit or ​relax together but do not usually ​eat or ​sleep
(Definition of living room from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “living room”
in Arabic غُرْفة الجُلوس…
in Korean 거실…
in Portuguese sala de estar…
in Catalan sala d’estar…
in Japanese 居間…
in Chinese (Simplified) 起居室,客厅…
in Turkish oturma odası…
in Russian гостиная…
in Chinese (Traditional) 起居室,客廳…
in Italian soggiorno…
in Polish salon…
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