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Noun: barroom  'baar,room or 'baar,rûm
Usage: N. Amer
  1. A room or establishment where alcoholic drinks are served over a counter
    "he drowned his sorrows in whiskey at the barroom";
    - bar, saloon, ginmill [N. Amer], taproom, saloon bar [Brit], cantina, lounge bar [Brit]

Derived forms: barrooms

Type of: room

Part of: boozer [Brit], gin mill [N. Amer], groggery [Brit, US, archaic], inn [Brit], pothouse [US], pub [Brit, Cdn], public house [Brit], saloon [Brit], tap house [archaic], taphouse [archaic], tavern [N. Amer], watering hole [Brit]

Encyclopedia: Barroom