Definition of gunroom in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈɡʌnruːm/
Pronunciation: /ˈɡʌnrʊm/


1A room used for storing sporting guns in a house.
Example sentences
  • He exited from the room and touched the necessary button to close the gunroom.
  • Beyond the eight bedrooms and five reception rooms, many rooms, including the laundry, gunroom, flower room and nursery, have retained their original functions.
  • A copy of the Cavalry Model - favored by Confederate Gen. J.E.B. Stuart - found its way to the gunroom of Leo Bradshaw in Waco, Texas.
2British dated A set of quarters for midshipmen or other junior officers in a warship.

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