Definition of 'chamber'
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His cuts are being blocked by the upper chamber. Times, Sunday Times (2015)There is a crucial role for a second chamber. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The chamber of commerce is sponsoring the cost of the books in the first year. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They work together like an experienced chamber orchestra. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The audience visited three chambers connected by dim corridors. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The rescuers went into one chamber and it was empty. Times, Sunday Times (2011)On the far side of the circular chamber was a large reclining couch. Anti-Ice (1993)It was probably the first time many of the squad had been in a council chamber. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But back to the cars in the hall and the chambers. Times, Sunday Times (2014) Second chambers use their power in different ways. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He would like to be a soloist and perform in chamber orchestras. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The question of the balance of powers between the two chambers is one of high seriousness. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It had been made in the shape of a large silver chamber pot. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It would be useful to know when is the right time for a democratically elected second chamber. Times, Sunday Times (2012)On older houses the company has to install a meter chamber outside the house before fitting the meter. The Sun (2006)Small turret stairs at each side of the courtyard led to the upper chambers to the south and north. Malory: The Life and Times of King Arthur's Chronicler (2005)You simply have to visit the show and indulge me through my halls and chambers to get to it. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It is a step that others have been encouraged to take amid fears at the growing size of the upper chamber. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Chambers of commerce are already working with businesses across the country to bridge the gap between the worlds of education and work. Times, Sunday Times (2014)At some places it's larger and there is seating or storage chambers and rooms. Times, Sunday Times (2011)There was controversy outside the council chamber, too. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Or that there is a much bigger potential audience for chamber music than anyone realised, if only promoters had the courage to programme it imaginatively? Times, Sunday Times (2013)Chambers say that they are looking for well-rounded applicants, but that means looking at more than basic education. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'chamber'
British English: chamber NOUN
A chamber is a large room, especially one that is used for formal meetings.
We are going to be in the council chamber every time he speaks.
Definition of chamber from the Collins English Dictionary
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