drawing room

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Synonyms for drawing room

a formal room where visitors can be received and entertained

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a private compartment on a sleeping car with three bunks and a toilet

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So anyone expecting a polite drawing room comedy might be in for a disappointment.
Hers is hardly drawing room comedy theater, at least not most of the time.
This is a top class production of a classic, the ultimate drawing room comedy, and brimming with Somerset Maugham's legendary sharp wit," says the theatre's Nick Bagshaw.
It's a drawing room comedy where no one actually comes in through the French windows and asks, ``Anyone for tennis?
Despite the play's title, the relationship between the two women (played by Kim Cattrall and Martha Plimpton) in this atypical drawing room comedy is anything but discreet or genteel.
The Liverpool-born actress is expected to star opposite MARTHA PLIMPTON in the drawing room comedy set in 19th Century New England.