men's room

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n men's room a public toilet for men
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Quotations

  • John Crowne
    John Crowne
    “Love is lost in men's capricious minds, but in women s, it fills all the room it finds.”

Usage

In literature:

In that room Prester Kleig and the twelve old men, one of whom was the country's President, held counsel with the man who had come back.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science April 1930" by Various
Then the door of the men's room opened.
"The Hated" by Frederik Pohl
Men's mess-room and adjoining galley.
"Submarine Warfare of To-day" by Charles W. Domville-Fife
The men's room was crowded to suffocation.
"Melomaniacs" by James Huneker
Then he goes to his private room, or to the men's apartments.
"Our Moslem Sisters" by Annie Van Sommer
A little later still, these brighter young men, one by one, began to visit Duncan's room in the evenings.
"A Captain in the Ranks" by George Cary Eggleston
Some men's hearts are as great as the world, and still have no room in them to hold the memory of a wrong.
"Life and Literature" by J. Purver Richardson
It's only in rare moments, when a few men get together in the smoking-room, that the truth comes out.
"A Modern Symposium" by G. Lowes Dickinson
He had been puzzled since his entry into the room by a certain oddity, familiar oddity, about the other men's appearance.
"Fire Mountain" by Norman Springer
The men in the room could see the big beads of sweat stand out on Grant's forehead.
"In the Heart of a Fool" by William Allen White
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In poetry:

Some men, some men
Cannot pass a
Bar-room.
(Wait about, and hang about, and that's the way it goes.)
"Chant For Dark Hours" by Dorothy Parker
Thou art in the great theatres,
Thou art on the ball room floor;
Thou art in the gambler's dungeon,
Thou dost all men's sorrows know.
"Fashion" by Frank Barbour Coffin
She fumbles and stumbles
And falls down the stairs,
Makes love to the leg of the dining room chair.
She's ready for animals, women or men.
She's doing Quaaludes again.
"Quaaludes Again" by Shel Silverstein
Invention? Men may, late or soon,
Thro' high ambition's urge, aspire,
And, so aspiring, win the boon
Of great and ultimate desire.
But art? Or talkies? Nothing loth,
I'm game to own there's room for both.
"The Drama" by C J Dennis
Careless of jibe and jeer he waits,
Thrusts himself where the eye must fall,
A voice, indifferent as Fate's,
Orders "Stand back!" and that is all.
"Too old!" He steps down to make room
For younger men more slow to come.
"Unfit" by Katharine Tynan

In news:

A store employee assisted me by checking the men's room, but no luck.
THE flies in the men's-room urinals of the Amsterdam airport have been enshrined in the academic literature on economics and psychology.
An alert cleaning crew member was credited today with saving the Family YMCA from even more damage after a pre-dawn fire in the sauna in the men's locker room.
On two separate occasions, Georgia men's golf coach Chris Haack prepared a spot in the locker room for Brent Witcher.
If you're in a bar in Michigan and step into the men's room to answer the call of nature, don't be surprised if the urinal – in a female's voice talks to you.
If you're in a bar in Michigan in the next few days and step into the men's room to answer the call of nature, don't be surprised if the urinal talks to you.
PITTSBURGH—A smoldering fire that shut down a Pittsburgh International Airport concourse for several hours and prompted a bomb scare was caused by someone smoking in a men's room, an airport spokeswoman said Thursday.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A smoldering fire that shut down a Pittsburgh International Airport concourse for several hours and prompted a bomb scare was caused by someone smoking in a men's room, an airport spokeswoman said Thursday.
A Kindle tablet worth $300 was reported stolen from a bag in the YMCA men's locker room sometime around 5:30 pm on Nov 29.
The Men's Room' is a feature on The Morning After where a bunch of guys basically sit around and talk about stuff that guys talk about.
Take a virtual tour of Wooden Court, the men's locker room and lobby of the newly renovated Pauley Pavilion at UCLA.
The White House says the two men will meet in the White House's private dining room.
Police arrested a man at a Wrigleyville bar early Sunday morning after he allegedly stabbed another man in the bar's men's room.
This one was in a men's room, and it worked.
Each week, Michael, Chaz, Sanchez and myself gather for a little session of bro time we call it The Men's Room.
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