Definition of 'parlour'
Example sentences containing 'parlour'
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Can such parlour games be of any use? Times, Sunday Times (2016)The woman from the massage parlour is a challenge to you. The Sun (2016)The main room resembled the parlour of a modest house rather than a restaurant. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)Can he tell you what draws him to these clubs and massage parlours? The Sun (2006)Only the funeral parlours will do well out of this for years to come. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Was this just a parlour game used by lecturers to involve the class? TUNNEL VISIONS: Journeys of an Underground Philosopher (2001) Funeral parlours should be licensed and an independent regulatory body appointed. Times, Sunday Times (2016)That was how they wanted me to dress because it was a daytime parlour game. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Does anyone really not know what goes on in the massage parlours? Times, Sunday Times (2006)This is a popular parlour game. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It includes houses with a parlour room - a dining room. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Two problems interfere: insufficient variety and the funeral parlour acoustic. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He worked for a while in a funeral parlour, and then on a cattle ranch. Times, Sunday Times (2007)There is a hoary parlour game in which participants are challenged to name ten famous Belgians. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It has an in-house tattoo parlour and cycle shop where all the bikes are made from recycled parts. The Sun (2015)With the guilty discretion of a massage parlour, the gym hides itself above a parade of shops. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Although the small massage parlour she ran from her home was not yet open, she headed downstairs in her dressing gown. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I found myself in a small, sunlit parlour with bright floral curtains. IN FORKBEARD'S WAKE: Coasting Round Scandinavia (2003)Who, nowadays, calls one of their rooms a parlour? Times, Sunday Times (2013)There are five reception rooms, a parlour, pantry and china store room. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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