Definition of rumpus room in English:

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rumpus room


North American & Australian/New Zealand
A room, typically in the basement of a house, used for games and recreation.
Example sentences
  • The former is an efficient enclosure clad in recycled hardwood, with bedrooms above a rumpus room, services and garage.
  • There is a rumpus room and the living area is very spacious and has air-conditioning for your comfort.
  • Other ground floor accommodation consists of a bathroom, three bedrooms, two of which will become a library/computer room and a rumpus room when upstairs is complete.

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Syllabification: rum·pus room

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