Definition of “division lobby” - English Dictionary


“division lobby” in English

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division lobbynoun [ C ]

uk /dɪˈvɪʒ.ən ˌlɒb.i/ us /dɪˈvɪʒ.ən ˌlɑː.bi/ UK specialized

Examples from literature

  • And then, thinking once more that it was all over, we went into the division lobbies again. 
  • By a series of circumstances, into which I need not now go, the manifestation took the shape of refusing to go into the division lobby, and retaining our seats. 
  • He requires the glow of a good audience—of a cheering party—of the certainty of success in the division lobby—to bring out his best powers. 
  • In a division lobby, probably on the Wednesday night, I came in touch with a friend, then a subordinate member of the Government, who had been among the keenest advocates of our cause. 

(Definition of “division lobby” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)