Definition of Backroom

1. Noun. The meeting place of a group of leaders who make their decisions via private negotiations.

Generic synonyms: Facility, Installation



Definition of Backroom

1. Noun. A room near the rear of a premises, especially one only accessible to a privileged few and that can be used as an inconspicuous meeting place ¹

2. Adjective. Of, relating to, or happening in a backroom ¹

3. Adjective. Characterized by secrecy or anonymity ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Backroom

1. a place for meeting inconspicuously [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Backroom

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backroom (current term)
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Literary usage of Backroom

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1. Hedda Gabler: A Drama in Four Acts by Henrik Ibsen (1891)
"Then she passes into the backroom, and crosses over to the left side. ... BERTHA comes from the left, through the backroom, with a lighted lamp, ..."

2. Hedda Gabler: A Drama in Four Acts by Henrik Ibsen, Edmund Gosse (1891)
"Then she passes into the backroom, and crosses over to the left side. There are heard some chords on the piano. Then she comes in again and enters the ..."

3. Never-told Tales by William Josephus Robinson (1912)
"I told him I would give him the drug, but he must promise me to go with me to the backroom and have something to eat. He seemed surprised, took a pinch of ..."

4. The Medical Critic and Guide (1908)
"I told him I would give him the drug, but he must promise me to go with me to the backroom and have something to eat. He seemed surprised, took a pinch of ..."

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