Definition of standing room in English:

standing room

Syllabification: stand·ing room

noun

  • Space available for people to stand rather than sit in a vehicle, building, or stadium.
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    • With the building full to standing room only as he delivers his spiel, there is a definite air of sanctity and reverence.
    • We frequently hear that during rush hour many passengers are left with standing room only.
    • He soon had the assembled crowds dancing and swaying on whatever standing room was available.

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Pronunciation: ˌkələrəˈto͝orə
noun
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