Definition of restroom in English:

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restroom

Pronunciation: /ˈrɛstruːm/
/ˈrɛstrʊm/

noun

1British A room in a public building for people to relax or recover in.
2North American A toilet in a public building.
Example sentences
  • Sandwiched by newly built school buildings, the building is a simple structure for public restrooms.
  • They have the uniform graphic clarity of corporate logos and informational signage - think of the skirted female and stark male marking the doors of public restrooms.
  • Requests for more parking and more public restrooms led the list.

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