Share this entry

Share this page

Florida room

Line breaks: Flor|ida room

Definition of Florida room in English:

noun

North American
A room built at the back of a house and partly or wholly glazed, typically with a brick or tile floor and a drinks bar.
Example sentences
  • So there I was, sitting in our Florida room, gathering my thoughts and wiping up a small puddle when I notice the spots on the wall below the windows.
  • Down the street, one man was cleaning out a soggy Florida room on Monday after the wind ripped off part of his roof.
  • The Florida room, or sunporch, would be a playroom for 2 and a half-year-old Elijah, the son they eventually adopted, so they wanted it to look fun and bright.

Definition of Florida room in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day tenebrous
Pronunciation: ˈtɛnɪbrəs
adjective
dark; shadowy or obscure