Restroom vs Toilette - What's the difference?

restroom | toilette |


As nouns the difference between restroom and toilette

is that restroom is (us) a public room containing a toilet while toilette is (archaic) a dressing table, typically covered to the floor with cloth (originally, toile) and lace, on which stood a mirror, which might also be draped in lace.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

restroom

English

Alternative forms

* rest room

Noun

(en noun)
  • (US) A public room containing a toilet.
  • Could you tell me where I can find the restroom?

    Synonyms

    * washroom (Canada) * WC, lavatory (Britain)

    toilette

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (archaic) A dressing table, typically covered to the floor with cloth (originally, toile) and lace, on which stood a mirror, which might also be draped in lace.
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