Definition of "smoking-room" [smoking-room]

  • Marked by indecency; obscene: smoking-room humor. (adjective)

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Use "smoking-room" in a sentence
  • "On my return I paid fivepence for a "cabin," took my receipt for the same in the form of a huge brass check, and went upstairs to the smoking-room."
  • ""He's sure the real thing," he told one of his fellow-clubmen afterwards, in the smoking-room of the Alta-Pacific."
  • "The walls of this room will be covered with books, and it can serve as library and smoking-room as well."