Definition of powder room in English:

powder room

Syllabification: pow·der room

noun

  • Used euphemistically to refer to a women’s toilet in a public building.
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    • If the strain of the working day is becoming all too much, simply sneak off to the powder room and sit down on the loo seat.
    • A precious opium-eating den, with a boudoir for hire and an elegant powder room, this hangout is lavish and otherworldly.
    • I was flustered - having just come off an airplane - and I went to the powder room.

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