Definition of boudoir noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

boudoir

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈbuːdwɑː(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈbuːdwɑːr//
 
(old-fashioned)
 
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a woman’s small private room or bedroom Word Origin late 18th cent.: French, literally ‘sulking-place’, from bouder ‘pout, sulk’.
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