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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A college or university building containing living quarters for students; A large sleeping room containing several beds.

Usage examples (38)
  • I lived in a dormitory for three years while I was in college.
  • Now you get exersize on jobs and eat in dormitory hall with other Mellican worker!
  • The rooms are light and airy, although the dormitory is rather filled up with beds.
  • It is what we call a dormitory municipality: the residents go there to live and elsewhere to work. for more
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