boudoir

Part of speech: noun

A lady's private sitting- room.

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Usage examples "boudoir":

  1. When he reached his sister's room, Edmund had already entered, and closed the door of the boudoir behind him. - "Fickle Fortune", Elisabeth Burstenbinder (AKA E. Werner).
  2. The doors were all open, and Father John walked into Feemy's boudoir. - "The Macdermots of Ballycloran", Anthony Trollope.
  3. A sweep of Lanyard's hand indicated the boudoir; and Sofia started sharply in perplexity and alarm. - "Red Masquerade", Louis Joseph Vance.