Share this entry

Share this page

minibar

Line breaks: mini|bar
Pronunciation: /ˈmɪnɪbɑː
 
/

Definition of minibar in English:

noun

A refrigerator in a hotel room containing a selection of drinks which, if consumed, are charged to the occupant’s bill.
Example sentences
  • Our rooms feature 24-hour room service, voice mail, dataports, minibars, hair dryers, an iron, and pay to view movies.
  • It has long been rumored in Sweden that when his self-discipline fails and he drinks an overpriced Coke out of a hotel minibar, he will go to a grocery store to buy a replacement.
  • You've finished the last of the plonk in the wine rack, you've drunk the miniatures stolen from minibars and found at the bottom of your suitcase.

Definition of minibar in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day peart
Pronunciation: pɪət
adjective
lively; cheerful