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  1. drawing room

    英式

    • n.
      a room in a large private house in which guests can be received and entertained.;consciously refined, light-hearted, and elegant
    • noun: drawing room, plural noun: drawing rooms

    • 釋義

    名詞

    • 1. a room in a large private house in which guests can be received and entertained.
    • consciously refined, light-hearted, and elegant drawing-room small talk
    • (of a song or play) characterized by a polite observance of social proprieties a stock figure of Thirties drawing-room comedy
  2. 知識+

    • drawing room / living room

      "drawing room"和"living room"都是指"客廳"。 以前在家裡舉行...之後,女性賓客會由餐廳退出(withdraw),然後到客廳休憩聊天,所以客廳被叫做"drawing room"(所以不是英國人就說"drawing room",美國人就說"...

    • Confusing Expressions in EN

      die laughing: 笑死人了 drawing room: 娛樂客人的大型空間 greener pastures: 比較好或是更有趣的...

    • 英國住宅史 withdrawing room是什麼

      ...叫做 withdrawing room,意思是「供女士餐後休息的房間」。後來簡化成 drawing room,就指「客廳」而言。 adjacent to the front door, with a living room or kitchen...