chamber chamber  /ˈtʃeɪm bər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a natural or artificial enclosed space
  2. (n) an enclosed volume in the body
  3. (n) a room where a judge transacts business
  4. (n) a deliberative or legislative or administrative or judicial assembly
  5. (n) a room used primarily for sleeping
  6. (v) place in a chamber

Usage(s):

  1. In the death chamber Burton Abbott looked straight ahead, his face impassive.
  2. Musicians who go for broke by trying to survive in the field of chamber music alone often do just thatgo broke.
  3. Unlike operas, which are best seen in opera houses, and symphonies, which are best heard in concert halls, chamber music is meant to be enjoyed at home.

News

  1. Chamber honors community leaders for 2012

    The Greater Celina Chamber of Commerce recognized the community leaders and businesses for 2012 at its annual banquet last Saturday.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Celina Record

  2. Chamber Foundation set to host annual Golf Tournament

    SAPULPA - The Sapulpa Chamber Foundation is set to host their annual Golf Tournament on Friday, June 21 at the Sapulpa Municipal Golf Course.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Sapulpa Daily Herald

  3. Chamber breakfast

    Chamber breakfast columbiana The Columbiana Area Chamber of Commerce will host a business
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Youngstown Vindicator

Quotes

  1. He described Byrd as "uniquely American" and said he was "as much a part of the Senate as the marble busts that line its chamber and its corridors" in a statement issued Monday.
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: CNN

  2. In a statement, Neugebauer said, "The House chamber is a place of decorum and respect. The timing and tone of my comment last night was inappropriate."
    on Mar 22, 2010 By: Randy Neugebauer Source: Los Angeles Times

  3. "The nations in this chamber have our differences, yet there are some areas where we can all agree," Bush said. "When innocent people are trapped in a life of murder and fear, the declaration is not being upheld. When millions of children...
    on Sep 25, 2006 By: President Bush Source: 940 News

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