Definition of 'billiard'
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The first floor has a smoking room and billiard room. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The billiard room was used to store hay for the ponies and the library was full of junk. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It was like a billiard table. Times, Sunday Times (2011)We were upstairs, where he had a billiard table that turned into a board table. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The most expensive apartment includes the hotel's former billiard room. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The billiard room also opens in a spacious new conservatory, with a plunge pool behind. Times, Sunday Times (2008)A common request is to convert squash courts into libraries that double as billiard rooms and studies. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The next man was holding a billiard cue, and the other young lady had a lump of chalk. CHARMED LIFE (1977)The overturning of card tables or the snapping in two of billiard cues are signs that the loser has a very low self-esteem. Why Am I Afraid to be Assertive? (1994)The worktops and some of the units are from a chemistry lab, while the legs of the dining table once supported a billiard table. Times, Sunday Times (2013)There are swimming pools, tennis courts, billiard tables and a basketball court. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There's a pool, restaurant and billiard table. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The players could hardly have blamed the pitch - compared to Wembley it was like a billiard table. The Sun (2010)
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