Associations to the word «Salon»


SALON, noun. A large room, especially one used to receive and entertain guests
SALON, noun. A gathering of people for a social or intellectual meeting
SALON, noun. An art gallery
SALON, noun. A beauty salon or similar establishment
SALON DES REFUSÉS, proper noun. An exhibition held in Paris from 1863 to 1886, showing works that had been rejected by the Académie des Beaux-Arts when submitted for display at the Paris Salon
SALON DES REFUSÉS, noun. A gallery for outsider art or art rejected from mainstream galleries.

Dictionary definition

SALON, noun. Gallery where works of art can be displayed.
SALON, noun. A shop where hairdressers and beauticians work.
SALON, noun. Elegant sitting room where guests are received.

Wise words

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