how to pronounce room

/ˈɹum/

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room is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of room in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… if it has the room to expand that means …”

meanings of room

noun:

  1. Space for something, or to carry out an activity.
  2. A particular portion of space.
  3. A set of rooms inhabited by someone; one's lodgings.
  4. Sufficient space for or to do something.
  5. A space between the timbers of a ship's frame.
  6. Opportunity or scope (to do something).
  7. Place; stead.
  8. Place or position in society; office; rank; post, sometimes when vacated by its former occupant.
  9. A quantity of Furniture sufficient to furnish one room.
  10. Alternative form of roum (“deep blue dye").
  11. An area for working in a coal mine.
  12. Bedroom.
  13. A separate part of a building, enclosed by walls, a floor and a ceiling.
  14. The people in a room.
  15. A portion of a cave that is wider than a passage.
  16. A IRC or chat room.

verb:

  1. To assign to a room; to allocate a room to.
  2. To reside, especially as a boarder or tenant.

adverb:

  1. Far; at a distance; wide in space or extent.
  2. Off from the wind.

adjective:

  1. Wide; spacious; roomy.

words with pronunciation similar to room

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