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- parlour (British)
- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈpɑːlə/
- (General American) enPR: pärʹlər, IPA(key): /ˈpɑɹlɚ/
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- Rhymes: -ɑː(ɹ)lə(ɹ)
parlor (plural parlors)
- The living room of a house, or a room for entertaining guests; a room for talking; a sitting-room or drawing room
- (archaic) The apartment in a monastery or nunnery where the residents are permitted to meet and converse with each other or with visitors from the outside.
- (archaic) A comfortable room in a public house.
- (chiefly Southern US) A covered open-air patio.
- A shop or other business selling goods specified by context.
- A shed used for milking cattle.
room for talking, room for entertaining guests, living room
shed used for milking cattle
- parlor in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
- parlor in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911.
- parlor at OneLook Dictionary Search
- Hyphenation: par‧lor