lunchroom

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n lunchroom a restaurant (in a facility) where lunch can be purchased
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Usage

In literature:

I have hung around many an all-night lunchroom to hear the chauffeurs talk.
"The Haunted Bookshop" by Christopher Morley
Small dirty lamps in small stinking lunchrooms.
"Babbitt" by Sinclair Lewis
He waited until Graham had joined the office force in the mill lunchroom, and invented an errand back to Graham's office.
"Dangerous Days" by Mary Roberts Rinehart
Kenko lay on the table, and the red-headed philosopher who runs the lunchroom spotted him.
"Mince Pie" by Christopher Darlington Morley
Your school has no lunchroom.
"Elements of Debating" by Leverett S. Lyon
She saw a dingy lunchroom marked "Colored," but she had no time to go to it for her train was ready.
"The Quest of the Silver Fleece" by W. E. B. Du Bois
The next thing was to get something to eat in the lunchroom of the railroad station.
"Six Little Bunkers at Cowboy Jack's" by Laura Lee Hope
Two blocks down and into the white-tiled lunchroom.
"Gigolo" by Edna Ferber
I told you about the little lunchroom where the readers from the library get their noonday feed.
"Short Stories of Various Types" by Various
We entered a lunchroom on Broad Street for our favourite breakfast of coffee and a pair of crullers.
"Pipefuls" by Christopher Morley
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In news:

Piney Branch Elementary Students Campaign for Reusable Lunchroom Trays, Utensils.
Recently an employee of TheBus collapsed at work in the lunchroom while eating his lunch.
The view from the lunchroom.
CLARKSVILLE — On the playground, in the lunchroom or the workplace, it finds its way wherever it can.
The Agriculture Department is responding to criticism over new school lunch rules by allowing kids to eat more grains and meat in the lunchroom.
But as long as there's a little caffeine in the lunchroom and you on the other end of the phone, it's all good.
Atlanta seems to take it all in stride as she recalls the incident in her school lunchroom when she suddenly found herself in distress.
It's not every day students attend class in their pajamas or get their pictures taken with Santa in the lunchroom.
The lunchroom tables were set for a candlelight meal and students were served by members of the staff.
The lunchroom was all a-twitter at Lincoln High this week (Lincoln being the semi-permanent home of APP@Lincoln Elementary School).
Do you find yourself grazing through Christmas goodies in the employee lunchroom or at parties.
Do you ever find yourself debating cop movies in the lunchroom or hallways of the police station.
The robocalls were from the district saying his son had racked up a chocolate milk debt in the lunchroom using a PIN number he got from lunchroom staff.
Retiring South Memorial Elementary School Principal Maryellen McGrath visits with her students in the lunchroom.
Ray Kimber urged them to take the empty spot in the Alexis Park lunchroom for their demo setup.
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