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1 dated a sitting room in a private house. a room in a public building for receiving guests:the mayor’s parlor a room in a monastery or convent that is set aside for conversation. 2 [usually with modifier] a shop or business providing specified goods or services:an ice cream parlor a funeral parlor
3 (also milking parlor) a room or building equipped for milking cows.
adjective [attributive] dated derogatory
denoting a person who professes but does not actively give support to a specified (especially radical) political view:parlor libertarians