Meaning of “showroom” in the English Dictionary

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"showroom" in British English

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showroomnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈʃəʊ.ruːm/ /ˈʃəʊ.rʊm/ us /ˈʃoʊ.ruːm/ /ˈʃoʊ.rʊm/

a large shop in which people are encouraged to look at the goods that are on sale before buying them:

a car showroom
Our complete range of carpets is on display in our showroom.

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

"showroom" in American English

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showroomnoun [ C ]

us /ˈʃoʊˌrum, -ˌrʊm/

a room in which goods for sale are arranged:

a car dealer’s showroom

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

"showroom" in Business English

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showroomnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈʃəʊruːm/ us COMMERCE

a large store in which people can look at goods before buying them:

a car/furniture showroom
A flow of new vehicles is hitting showrooms this autumn.

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