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common room Line breaks: com¦mon room

Definition of common room in English:


chiefly British
A room in a school or college for use of students or staff outside teaching hours.
Example sentences
  • They are a lot like my recollections of sitting with friends in the common room in college and reading the the newspaper.
  • The couple's romance began back in the common room of Basildon College.
  • I myself watched the 1983 World Cup final in a college common room in Calcutta.
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