room to spare


room to spare
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  • room to spare — money/room/time/etc to spare phrase more than enough money/​room/​time etc We’ve got food to spare. Thesaurus: too much, extra and moresynonym Main entry: spare …   Useful english dictionary

  • spare room — noun A bedroom that is not normally used, available for visitors • • • Main Entry: ↑spare * * * spare room UK US noun [countable] [singular spare room plural spare …   Useful english dictionary

  • spare — [sper] vt. spared, sparing [ME sparien < OE sparian, akin to spær, thrifty, Ger sparen, to save: see SPACE] 1. to treat with mercy or leniency; refrain from killing, injuring, troubling, or distressing; save 2. to save or free a person from… …   English World dictionary

  • spare room — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms spare room : singular spare room plural spare rooms a room that is not normally used, especially a room in your house that guests can sleep in …   English dictionary

  • spare — [c]/spɛə / (say spair) verb (spared, sparing) –verb (t) 1. to refrain from harming or destroying; leave uninjured; forbear to punish: to spare a fallen adversary. 2. to deal gently or leniently with; show consideration for: to spare a person s… …   Australian English dictionary

  • room — Synonyms and related words: a leg up, abide, accommodation, accommodations, air space, allowance, ample scope, apartment, area, bed, berth, billet, blank check, board, bunk, burden, caesura, capacity, carte blanche, cell, chamber, chambers,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • spare´ness — spare «spair», verb, spared, spar|ing, adjective, spar|er, spar|est, noun. –v.t. 1. to show mercy to; refrain from harmi …   Useful english dictionary

  • spare´a|ble — spare «spair», verb, spared, spar|ing, adjective, spar|er, spar|est, noun. –v.t. 1. to show mercy to; refrain from harmi …   Useful english dictionary

  • Spare — Spare, a. [Compar. {Sparer}; superl. {Sparest}; not used in all the senses of the word.] [AS. sp[ae]r sparing. Cf. {Spare}, v. t. ] 1. Scanty; not abundant or plentiful; as, a spare diet. [1913 Webster] 2. Sparing; frugal; parsimonious; chary.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Spare parts — Spare parts, also referred to as Service Parts is a term used to indicate extra parts available and in proximity to the mechanical item, such as a automobile, boat, engine, for which they might be used. Spare parts are also called “spares.” Spare …   Wikipedia