Definition of Billiard room

1. Noun. A room in which billiards is played.




Definition of Billiard room

1. Noun. A room in a house/hotel in which there is a billiard table. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Lexicographical Neighbors of Billiard Room

billfold
billfolds
billhead
billheads
billholder
billholders
billhook
billhooks
billiard
billiard ball
billiard hall
billiard marker
billiard parlor
billiard parlour
billiard player
billiard room (current term)
billiard saloon
billiard table
billiard tables
billiards
billie
billies
billietite
billing
billing credit
billings
billingsgate
billingsgates
billingsleyite
billion

Literary usage of Billiard room

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Mark Twain: The Personal and Literary Life of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine (1912)
"... CCLIV BILLIARD-ROOM NOTES THE billiard games went along pretty steadily that winter. My play improved, and Clemens found it necessary to eliminate my ..."

2. The House and Home: A Practical Book by Lyman Abbott (1896)
"These have arisen out of the various necessities of the household — kitchen, dining-room, parlor, billiard-room, and boudoir. ..."

3. The Imperial Gazetteer of India by William Wilson Hunter (1886)
"The Station Club comprises a library, billiard-room, swimming- bath, racquet court, and garden. The military force in cantonments ordinarily consists of a ..."

4. The Gentleman's House: Or, How to Plan English Residences, from the by Robert Kerr (1865)
"Billiard-room for occasional use as such. — Ladies' Cloak-room.—Illustrations patrii». A CLOAK-ROOM in the sense here referred to is a Retiring-room for ..."

5. Miscellanies by William Makepeace Thackeray (1877)
"She had been out but for half an hour, after not speaking all the morning ; and having seen Cutler at the billiard-room window, and suspecting we might take ..."

6. Letters on Landscape Photography by Henry Peach Robinson (1888)
"A TALK IN THE BILLIARD-ROOM. I PROMISED I would give you something ' like a report of one of the discussions that take place at night in the billiard-room ..."

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