2 [uncountable] the amount of space that is needed for a particular purpose
There isn’t much room in here.
room for: Is there room for one more in your car?
room for someone to do something: There was just enough room for them all to sit down.
room to do something: The band was good, but there was no room to dance.
take up room: This table takes up too much room.
make room (=create space by moving other things): We need to make room in here for the computer.
leave room for something: Leave room between each plant for the roots to grow.
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