tea room

tea room
noun
1》 a small restaurant or cafe where tea and other light refreshments are served.
2》 N. Amer. informal a public toilet used as a meeting place by homosexuals.

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  • tea-room — ⇒TEA ROOM, subst. masc. Vieilli. Salon de thé. Il est chic, en ce moment, d aller chaque jour, vers cinq heures, prendre le thé dans un « fashionable tea room » (L Art et la Mode, 1899, p. 949, col. 1 ds BONN. 1920). Dans le va et vient le tohu… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • tea room — noun 1. A restaurant where tea and light refreshments are served 2. A room used for refreshment and informal conversation by the staff or members of an establishment 3. A small shop selling a variety of perishable goods, cigarettes, newspapers,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • tea|room — «TEE ROOM, RUM», noun. a room or shop where tea, coffee, and light meals are served …   Useful english dictionary

  • tea-room — s.m. e f.inv. ES ingl. {{wmetafile0}} sala da tè {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1897. ETIMO: comp. di tea tè e room 1sala …   Dizionario italiano

  • tea-room — /tiˈrum, ingl. ˈtiːˌruːm/ [vc. ingl., da tea «tè» e room «sala»] s. m. inv. sala da tè …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • tea room — tea rooms also tearoom N COUNT: oft in names A tea room is the same as a tea shop …   English dictionary

  • tea room — ► NOUN ▪ a small restaurant or cafe where tea and other light refreshments are served …   English terms dictionary

  • tea-room — / ti:rʊm/, it. /ti rum/ locuz. ingl. (propr. sala da tè ), usata in ital. come s.m. o f. (comm.) [locale pubblico nel quale si consumano bevande e cibi leggeri] ▶◀ sala da tè …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • tea-room — {{hw}}{{tea room}}{{/hw}}s. m. inv.  (pl.  ingl. tea rooms   ) Sala da tè …   Enciclopedia di italiano

  • tea room — noun a small café serving tea and light refreshments; a teashop …   Wiktionary

  • tea room — cafe or restaurant where tea is served …   English contemporary dictionary

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