Definition of guardroom:
lockup, big house, penitentiary, hock, hold, dog tag, tolbooth, slammer, fatigues, bastille, generalship, brig, coop, detail, can, fort, clink, pokey, billet, bridewell, prison, calaboose, stockade, hoosegow, garrison, jug, nick, jailhouse, bust, joint, stir, cooler, quod, base, slam, pen.
- "Oddsfish!", Robert Hugh Benson.
- "When Egypt Went Broke", Holman Day.
For, in general the coffee rooms reeked with tobacco like a guardroom: and strangers sometimes expressed their surprise that so many people should leave their own firesides to sit in the midst of eternal fog and stench.- "The History of England from the Accession of James II. Volume 1 (of 5)", Thomas Babington Macaulay.