chat room

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See also: Chatroom, chatroom, and chat-room


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chat room (plural chat rooms)

  1. (Internet) Part of a website or other network where visitors can converse in typed messages.
    • 2001, Jonathan Franzen, The Corrections
      If he got flamed for his lies or his ignorance, he simply moved to another chat room.
    • 2018, James Lambert, “A multitude of ‘lishes’: The nomenclature of hybridity”, in English World-Wide[1], page 10:
      Similarly, Fingilish usually refers to transliterated Farsi in chatrooms, text messages, and the like.


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