smoke-filled room

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A place where powerful people meet to decide a matter in secret, often of a political nature.

Additional definitions for 'smoke-filled room':

smoke-filled roomUsed other than as an idiom: see smoke, filled, room.
smoke-filled roomUsed other than with a figurative or idiomatic meaning: see smoke,‎ filled,‎ room.
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