chat room



  • noun an area of a website where visitors can exchange messages with other visitors in real time. Special software displays the name of the visitor as he or she types in a message to all the other visitors, allowing them to ‘talk’ to each other.


  • A virtual room where chats take place.
  • A specific chat room (1), such as that dealing with a given topic.

Media Studies

  • noun a website where computer users can exchange messages in real time